Yale Center for Sleep Disturbance Principal Investigators Co-Authors of Study on Sleep and Alcohol

June 16, 2014

Drs. Henry Yaggi, MD, MPH, and Nancy S. Redeker, PhD, RN, FAHA, FAAN, have co-authored a study titled, “Perceptions of Heavy-Drinking College Students About a Sleep and Alcohol Health Intervention” alongside Yale School of Medicine Assistant Professor Lisa Fucito, PhD, Associate Research Scientist Kelly DeMartini, PhD, Research Assistan Tess Hanrahan, and Yale School of Nursing Associate Professor Robin Whittemore, PhD, APRN, FAAN.

The study, which is a direct result of the pilot funding from the Yale Center for Sleep Disturbance, describes the sleep and psychological characteristics of heavy-drinking in college students, their perceptions of sleep and sleep/alcohol interactions, and their reactions to a proposed integrated sleep and alcohol web-based intervention.

Read the complete report here.