Measuring Sleep Health and Wellness in Medical Trainees
Protocol: STUDY00004373
Full Title
A pilot study measuring sleep patterns and wellness in resident physicians-in-training and medical students.
This study enrolls medical students, residents, and fellow physicians at the University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences who have a FitBit device. The purpose of this study is to learn what part of sleep health is associated with physician burnout to help decrease damage and improve sleep health.

This study will last for one year or less depending on the schedule of your rotations. You will be asked to choose two weeks during eligible rotations to collect a manual sleep log and wear a FitBit to bed at the same time. You will then be asked to enter the data into an online data collection tool. This study takes place in Buffalo NY.

Technical Description

A pilot study to measure multiple aspects of sleep health in medical students and resident physicians during three different types of clinical rotation with the intent to find associations with burnout and quality of life.
Compensation: Yes
Compensation may include cash, checks, gift cards, debit cards, or incentives like gift baskets, technology items, or merchandise.
You are a medical student, resident, or fellow at University at Buffalo
Must have a FitBit device
Age Group: Adults
Principal Investigator: AMANDA HASSINGER
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