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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Effect on Patient Safety of a Resident Physician Schedule without 24-Hour Shifts.
Authors: Authors: Landrigan CP, Rahman SA, Sullivan JP, Vittinghoff E, Barger LK, Sanderson AL, Wright KP, O'Brien CS, Qadri S, St Hilaire MA, Halbower AC, Segar JL, McGuire JK, Vitiello MV, de la Iglesia HO, Poynter SE, Yu PL, Zee PC, Lockley SW, Stone KL, Czeisler CA.
N Engl J Med
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Public Attitudes, Behaviors, and Beliefs Related to COVID-19, Stay-at-Home Orders, Nonessential Business Closures, and Public Health Guidance - United States, New York City, and Los Angeles, May 5-12, 2020.
Authors: Authors: Czeisler MÉ, Tynan MA, Howard ME, Honeycutt S, Fulmer EB, Kidder DP, Robbins R, Barger LK, Facer-Childs ER, Baldwin G, Rajaratnam SMW, Czeisler CA.
MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep
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The Association Between Resident Physician Work-Hour Regulations and Physician Safety and Health.
Authors: Authors: Weaver MD, Landrigan CP, Sullivan JP, O'Brien CS, Qadri S, Viyaran N, Wang W, Vetter C, Czeisler CA, Barger LK.
Am J Med
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Irregular sleep and event schedules are associated with poorer self-reported well-being in US college students.
Authors: Authors: Fischer D, McHill AW, Sano A, Picard RW, Barger LK, Czeisler CA, Klerman EB, Phillips AJK.
Sleep
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Associations between shift work characteristics, shift work schedules, sleep and burnout in North American police officers: a cross-sectional study.
Authors: Authors: Peterson SA, Wolkow AP, Lockley SW, O'Brien CS, Qadri S, Sullivan JP, Czeisler CA, Rajaratnam SMW, Barger LK.
BMJ Open
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Associations between sleep disturbances, mental health outcomes and burnout in firefighters, and the mediating role of sleep during overnight work: A cross-sectional study.
Authors: Authors: Wolkow AP, Barger LK, O'Brien CS, Sullivan JP, Qadri S, Lockley SW, Czeisler CA, Rajaratnam SMW.
J Sleep Res
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Using a Single Daytime Performance Test to Identify Most Individuals at High-Risk for Performance Impairment during Extended Wake.
Authors: Authors: St Hilaire MA, Kristal BS, Rahman SA, Sullivan JP, Quackenbush J, Duffy JF, Barger LK, Gooley JJ, Czeisler CA, Lockley SW.
Sci Rep
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Effects on resident work hours, sleep duration, and work experience in a randomized order safety trial evaluating resident-physician schedules (ROSTERS).
Authors: Authors: Barger LK, Sullivan JP, Blackwell T, O'Brien CS, St Hilaire MA, Rahman SA, Phillips AJK, Qadri S, Wright KP, Segar JL, McGuire JK, Vitiello MV, de la Iglesia HO, Poynter SE, Yu PL, Zee P, Sanderson AL, Halbower AC, Lockley SW, Landrigan CP, Stone KL, Czeisler CA.
Sleep
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Design and recruitment of the randomized order safety trial evaluating resident-physician schedules (ROSTERS) study.
Authors: Authors: Blackwell T, Kriesel DR, Vittinghoff E, O'Brien CS, Sullivan JP, Viyaran NC, Rahman SA, Lockley SW, Barger LK, Halbower AC, Poynter SE, Wright KP, Yu PL, Zee PC, Landrigan CP, Czeisler CA, Stone KL.
Contemp Clin Trials
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Caloric and Macronutrient Intake Differ with Circadian Phase and between Lean and Overweight Young Adults.
Authors: Authors: McHill AW, Czeisler CA, Phillips AJK, Keating L, Barger LK, Garaulet M, Scheer FAJL, Klerman EB.
Nutrients
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