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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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Employee Sleep Enhancement and Fatigue Reduction Programs: Analysis of the 2017 CDC Workplace Health in America Poll.
Authors: Authors: Robbins R, Weaver MD, Quan SF, Rosenberg E, Barger LK, Czeisler CA, Grandner MA.
Am J Health Promot
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Demographic Characteristics, Experiences, and Beliefs Associated with Hand Hygiene Among Adults During the COVID-19 Pandemic - United States, June 24-30, 2020.
Authors: Authors: Czeisler MÉ, Garcia-Williams AG, Molinari NA, Gharpure R, Li Y, Barrett CE, Robbins R, Facer-Childs ER, Barger LK, Czeisler CA, Rajaratnam SMW, Howard ME.
MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep
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Exposure to Short Wavelength-enriched White Light and Exercise Improves Alertness and Performance in Operational NASA Flight Controllers Working Overnight Shifts.
Authors: Authors: Barger LK, Sullivan JP, Lockley SW, Czeisler CA.
J Occup Environ Med
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Association of Sleep Disorders With Physician Burnout.
Authors: Authors: Weaver MD, Robbins R, Quan SF, O'Brien CS, Viyaran NC, Czeisler CA, Barger LK.
JAMA Netw Open
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Mental Health, Substance Use, and Suicidal Ideation During the COVID-19 Pandemic - United States, June 24-30, 2020.
Authors: Authors: Czeisler MÉ, Lane RI, Petrosky E, Wiley JF, Christensen A, Njai R, Weaver MD, Robbins R, Facer-Childs ER, Barger LK, Czeisler CA, Howard ME, Rajaratnam SMW.
MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep
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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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