The Science of Sleep

Dr Stephen James, from WSU School of Nursing and the Sleep and Performance Research Center, has some vital information about the impact of shift work on law enforcement officers.

Sleep deprivation is a health concern and it can influence everything from reaction time to safe driving for police officers. Dr Stephen James offers insight and practical information for coping with the chaos of the first responder schedule.


Dr. Stephen James

WSU School of Nursing

Sleep and Performance Research Center



Sleep Deprivation Article HERE

USA Today Sleep Article HERE

WSU Nursing Article HERE