Highlights of recent publications


Walters, EM, Jenkins, MM, Nappi, CM, Clark, J, Leis J, Norman, SB, Drummond SPA. The Impact of Prolonged Exposure on Sleep and Enhancing Treatment Outcomes with Evidence-Based Sleep Interventions: A Pilot Study. Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice, and Policy. 2020, 12(2):175-185.  doi: 10.1037/tra0000478

Kahawage, P, Jumabhoy, R, Hamill, K, de Zambotti, M, Drummond, SPA.  Validity, Potential Clinical Utility, and Comparison of Consumer and Research-Grade Activity Trackers in Insomnia Disorder I: In-lab Validation Against Polysomnography. Journal of Sleep Research. 2020, 29(1):e12931. doi:10.1111/JSR.12931

Hamill, K, Jumabhoy, R, Kahawage, P, de Zambotti, M, Walters, E, Drummond SPA. Validity, Potential Clinical Utility, and Comparison of Consumer and Research-Grade Activity Trackers in Insomnia Disorder II: Outside the Laboratory. Journal of Sleep Research. 2020, 29(1):e12944. doi:10.1111/JSR.12944.

Depner, CM, Cheng, PC, Devine, JK, Khosla, S, de Zambotti, M, Robillard, R, Vakulin, A, Drummond, SPA. Wearable Technologies for Developing Sleep and Circadian Biomarkers: A Summary of Workshop Discussions. SLEEP. 2020, 43(2). doi: 10.1093/sleep/zsz254

Walters, EM, Phillips, AJK, Mellor, A, Hamill, K, Jenkins, MM, Norton, PJ, Baucom, DH, Drummond, SPA. Sleep and Wake are Shared and Transmitted between Individuals with Insomnia and their Bed-Sharing Partners. SLEEP. 2020, 43(1):1-12. doi: 10.1093/sleep/zsz206.

Colvenen, P., Straus, LD, Drummond, SPA, Angkaw, A., Norman, SB.  Examining Sleep Over Time in a Randomized Control Trial Comparing Two Integrated PTSD and Alcohol Use Disorder Treatments. Drug and Alcohol Dependence. 2020, 209:107905. doi: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2020.107905

Clark, JW, Brian, M, Drummond, SPA, Hoyer, D, Jacobson, JH. Effects of orexin receptor antagonism on human sleep architecture: A systematic review. Sleep Medicine Reviews. 2020. 53: 101332. doi: 10.1016/j.smrv.2020.101332.

Walters, EM, Phillips, AJK, Hamill, K, Norton, P.J., Drummond, SPA. Anxiety Predicts Dyadic Sleep Characteristics in Couples Experiencing Insomnia but not in Couples without Sleep Disorders. Journal of Affective Disorders. 2020. 273:122-130. doi: 10.1016/j.jad.2020.04.031.

Clark, JW, Hoyer, D, Cain SW, Phillips, ALK, Drummond, SPA, Jacobson, LH. Circadian disruption impairs fear extinction and memory of conditioned safety in mice. Behavioural Brain Research. 2020. 393:112788. doi: 10.1016/j.bbr.2020.112788

Lies, J., Drummond, SPA, Jobson, L. Longitudinal Investigation of the Relationships between Trauma Exposure, Post-Migration Stress, Sleep Disturbance, and Mental Health in Syrian Refugees. European Journal of Psychotraumatology. 2020, 11:1825166 doi:10.1080/20008198.2020.1825166.

Mascaro, L, Phillips, AJK, Clark, JW, Straus, LD, Drummond, SPA. Diurnal Rhythm Robustness in PTSD and Insomnia and their Association with Sleep. Journal of Biological Rhythm. 2021; epub ahead of print. doi: 10.1177/0748730420984563.

Sullan, MJ, Drummond, SPA, Granholm, E. Sleep deprivation and compensatory cognitive effort on a visual information processing task. SLEEP. (in press). doi: 10.1093/sleep/zsaa177


Clark, JW, Drummond, SPA, Hoyer, D, Jacobson, L. Sex differences in mouse models of fear inhibition: fear extinction, safety learning, and fear – safety discrimination. British Journal of Pharmacology, 2019, 176(21):4149-4158. doi: 10.1111/bph.14600.

Mellor, A, Hamill, K, Jenkins, MM, Baucom, DH, Norton, PJ, Drummond SPA. Partner-assisted Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for Insomnia versus Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for Insomnia: a randomised controlled trial. Trials. 2019. 20(1):262.

Lies, J, Mellor, A, Jobson, L, Drummond, SPA. Prevalence of Sleep Disturbance and its Relationships with Mental Health and Psychosocial Issues in Refugees and Asylum Seekers Attending Psychological Services in Australia. Sleep Health. 2019. 5(4):335-343.

Bei, B, Neemia, D, Shen, L, Blumfield, M, Drummond, SPA, Newman, L, Manber, R. A scalable cognitive behavioural program to promote healthy sleep during pregnancy and postpartum periods: Protocol of a randomised controlled trial (the SEED Project). BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth. 2019. 19:254.

Andrillion, T, Windt, JM, Silk, T, Drummond, SPA, Bellgrove, M, Tsuchiya, N. Does the mind wander when the brain takes a break? Local sleep in wakefulness, attentional lapses and mind-wandering. Frontiers in Neuroscience. 2019, 13:949. doi: 10.3389/fnins.2019.00949.

DiFrancesco, M, Van Dyk, T, Altaye, M. Drummond, SPA, Beebe, D. Network-based Responses to the Psychomotor Vigilance Task during Lapses in Adolescents after Short and Extended Sleep. Scientific Reports. 2019, 9(1):13913. doi: 10.1038/s41598-019-50180-6.


Boardman JM, Bei B, Mellor A, Anderson C, Sletten TL, Drummond SPA. The ability to self-monitor cognitive performance during 60 hours total sleep deprivation and following two nights recovery sleep. Journal of Sleep Research. 2018. 27(4):e12633. DOI: 10.1111/jsr.12633

Pasula EY, Brown GG, McKenna BS, Mellor A, Turner T, Anderson C, Drummond SPA. Effects of sleep deprivation on component processes of working memory in younger and older adults. SLEEP. 2018, 41(3):1-9. Doi: 10.1093/sleep/zsx213.

Gutner, CA, Pedersen, ER, Drummond, SPA. Going Direct to the Consumer: Examining Treatment Preferences for Veterans with Insomnia, PTSD, and Depression. Psychiatry Research. 2018, 263:108-114.

Dickinson, DL, Wolkow, AP, Rajaratnam, SW, Drummond, SPA. Personal sleep debt and daytime sleepiness mediate the relationship between sleep and mental health outcomes in young adults. Depression and Anxiety. 2018:1-9. doi:10.1002/da.22769.

McMahon, WR, Ftouni, S, Drummond, SPA, Maruff, P, Lockley, SW, Rajaratnam, SMW, Anderson, C. The wake maintenance zone shows task dependent changes in cognitive function following one night without sleep. SLEEP. 2018, 41(10):1-12.

Straus, LD, Norman, SB, Risbrough, VB, Acheson, DT, Drummond, SPA. REM Sleep and Safety Signal Learning in Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: A Preliminary Study in Military Veterans. Neurobiology of Stress. 2018, 9:22-28. doi: 10.1016/j.ynstr.2018.07.001

McGlashan, EM, Poudel, GR, Vidafar, P., Drummond SPA, Cain, SW. Imaging individual differences in the response of the human suprachiasmatic area to light. Frontiers in Neurology. 2018, 9:1022. doi: 10.3389/fneur.2018.01022