Non-24 Expert Panel

Christopher Drake, PhD

Christopher L. Drake, PhD, is Bioscientific Staff Investigator at the Henry Ford Hospital Sleep Disorders and Research Center and Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, School of Medicine, Wayne State University in Detroit, MI. Dr. Drake is board-certified in sleep medicine and behavioral sleep medicine. He serves on the editorial board of the journals Sleep, The Open Sleep Journal, and Behavioral Sleep Medicine. Dr. Drake was section head of Sleep Disorders Research for the Sleep Research Society, an advisor to the World Health Organization on sleep, and has served on numerous committees for national and international organizations related to sleep. Dr. Drake has authored over 150 original articles, reviews, and abstracts in the field of sleep medicine and serves as a reviewer for a number of scientific journals, the National Institutes of Health, and NASA. He is currently on the Board of Directors of the National Sleep Foundation where he serves as Vice Chairman. Dr. Drake is funded by the National Institute of Mental Health to study predisposing factors to insomnia and circadian timing in shift workers.


Jonathan Emens, MD, DABSM

Dr. Emens is an Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Medicine at Oregon Health & Science University and a Staff Physician at the Portland VA Medical Center. He received his B.A. from Oberlin College, M.D. from University of Massachusetts Medical School, and completed his Internship and Psychiatry Residency at OHSU. He is board certified in Psychiatry and Sleep Medicine. Dr. Emens' clinical focus is on the diagnosis and treatment of sleep disorders in the Portland VA Sleep Medicine Program. His research has focused on circadian rhythm sleep disorders (especially among blind individuals) and sleep and circadian rhythms in psychiatric disorders.


Steven W. Lockley, PhD

Steven W. Lockley, PhD, is an Associate Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School and a Neuroscientist in the Division of Sleep Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston MA. He is also an Honorary Associate Professor at Warwick Medical School, UK and Adjunct Associate Professor at Monash University, Australia. He received his PhD in Biological Sciences from the University of