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Laura Barger, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Part-time
Harvard Title

Assistant Professor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Administrative and Hospital Titles

Associate Physiologist, Division of Sleep and Circadian Disorders, Departments of Medicine and Neurology, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Address

221 Longwood Avenue, Suite 438
Boston, MA 02115

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Research priorities to reduce risks from work hours and fatigue in the healthcare and social assistance sector.
Authors: Caruso CC, Arbour MW, Berger AM, Hittle BM, Tucker S, Patrician PA, Trinkoff AM, Rogers AE, Barger LK, Edmonson JC, Landrigan CP, Redeker NS, Chasens ER.
Am J Ind Med
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National improvements in resident physician-reported patient safety after limiting first-year resident physicians' extended duration work shifts: a pooled analysis of prospective cohort studies.
Authors: Weaver MD, Landrigan CP, Sullivan JP, O'Brien CS, Qadri S, Viyaran N, Czeisler CA, Barger LK.
BMJ Qual Saf
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Dynamic lighting schedules to facilitate circadian adaptation to shifted timing of sleep and wake.
Authors: Rahman SA, St Hilaire MA, Grant LK, Barger LK, Brainard GC, Czeisler CA, Klerman EB, Lockley SW.
J Pineal Res
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A clinical trial to evaluate the dayzz smartphone app on employee sleep, health, and productivity at a large US employer.
Authors: Robbins R, Weaver MD, Quan SF, Sullivan JP, Cohen-Zion M, Glasner L, Qadri S, Czeisler CA, Barger LK.
PLoS One
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Altered sleep spindles and slow waves during space shuttle missions.
Authors: Koller DP, Kasanin V, Flynn-Evans EE, Sullivan JP, Dijk DJ, Czeisler CA, Barger LK.
NPJ Microgravity
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Guiding principles for determining work shift duration and addressing the effects of work shift duration on performance, safety, and health: guidance from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine and the Sleep Research Society.
Authors: Gurubhagavatula I, Barger LK, Barnes CM, Basner M, Boivin DB, Dawson D, Drake CL, Flynn-Evans EE, Mysliwiec V, Patterson PD, Reid KJ, Samuels C, Shattuck NL, Kazmi U, Carandang G, Heald JL, Van Dongen HPA.
J Clin Sleep Med
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Association between sleep characteristics, ideal cardiovascular health, and systemic inflammation, NHANES 2017-2018.
Authors: Cash RE, Crowe RP, Goldberg SA, Patrick C, Wells-Whitworth LM, Barger LK, Camargo CA.
J Sleep Res
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The Hidden Cost of Caregiving: The Association Between Self-Assessed Caregiving-Related Awakenings and Nighttime Awakenings and Workplace Productivity Impairment Among Caregivers to Older Adults in the US.
Authors: Robbins R, Weaver MD, Quan SF, Barger LK, Zhivotovsky S, Czeisler CA.
J Occup Environ Med
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Guiding Principles For Determining Work Shift Duration And Addressing The Effects Of Work Shift Duration On Performance, Safety, And Health.
Authors: Gurubhagavatula I, Barger LK, Barnes CM, Basner M, Boivin DB, Dawson D, Drake CL, Flynn-Evans EE, Mysliwiec V, Patterson PD, Reid KJ, Samuels C, Shattuck NL, Kazmi U, Carandang G, Heald JL, Van Dongen HPA.
Sleep
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Guiding principles for determining work shift duration and addressing the effects of work shift duration on performance, safety, and health: guidance from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine and the Sleep Research Society.
Authors: Gurubhagavatula I, Barger LK, Barnes CM, Basner M, Boivin DB, Dawson D, Drake CL, Flynn-Evans EE, Mysliwiec V, Patterson PD, Reid KJ, Samuels C, Shattuck NL, Kazmi U, Carandang G, Heald JL, Van Dongen HPA.
Sleep
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