Valerie E. Rogers, PhD, RN, CPNP

Valerie E. Rogers, PhD, RN, CPNP
  • Assistant Professor
    Family and Community Health
Location:
Room 575B, School of Nursing Building
Phone:
410-706-8091
Email:
verogers@umaryland.edu

Education

  • BSN, Michigan State University, 1975
  • MSN, Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, University of Maryland Baltimore, 1998
  • PhD, Nursing, University of Maryland Baltimore, 2009

Contracts, Fellowships, Grants, and Sponsored Research

  • Date:
    2009 - 2011
    Title:
    Ruth L. Kirschstein T32 Fellowship in Sleep and Sleep Disorders Research
    Sponsoring Organization:
    NIH
    Role:
    Principal
  • Date:
    2010 - 2011
    Title:
    Comparative measurement of periodic limb movements in sleep between polysomnography and actigraphy in children with sickle cell disease
    Sponsoring Organization:
    Sanofi-Pasteur/American Nurses' Foundation
    Role:
    Principal
  • Date:
    2010 - 2011
    Title:
    Comparative Measurement of Periodic Limb Movements in Sleep between Polysomnography and Actigraphy in Children with Sickle Cell Disease
    Sponsoring Organization:
    Institutional Clinical and Translational Science Award, University of Pennsylvania/Children's Hospital of Philadelphia CTSA
  • Date:
    2014 - 2016
    Title:
    Biomarkers of Airway Inflammation and Asthma Control in Children with Comorbid Sleep-Disordered Breathing
    Sponsoring Organization:
    American Lung Association
    Role:
    Principal
  • Date:
    2016 - 2019
    Title:
    Circadian Rhythm, Fatigue and Bright Light Therapy in Adolescent Cancer Survivors
    Sponsoring Organization:
    Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation
    Role:
    Principal

Research Interests

  • Sleep and circadian rhythm disorders in children, and their effects on health. I have studied children with sickle cell disease, asthma, obstructive sleep apnea and cancer.

Publications

  • Publication Year:
    2019
    Title:
    A pilot randomized controlled trial to improve sleep and fatigue in children with central nervous system tumors hospitalized for high-dose chemotherapy
    Journal Name:
    Pediatric Blood & Cancer
  • Publication Year:
    2019
    Title:
    Toddler bedtime routines and associations with nighttime sleep duration, and maternal and household factors
    Journal Name:
    Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine
  • Publication Year:
    2019
    Title:
    Sleep measurement in toddlers from low-income families
    Journal Name:
    Journal of Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics
  • Publication Year:
    2019
    Title:
    Fatigue and risk of sickness absence in the working population: A systematic review and meta-analysis of longitudinal studies
    Journal Name:
    Scandinavian Journal of Work and Environmental Health
  • Publication Year:
    2018
    Title:
    Use of non-invasive ventilation with volume-assured pressure support to avoid tracheostomy in severe obstructive sleep apnea
    Journal Name:
    Case Reports in Pediatrics
  • Title:
    Inflammation and asthma control in children with comorbid obstructive sleep apnea
    Journal Name:
    Pediatric Pulmonology
  • Publication Year:
    2017
    Title:
    Sleep, fatigue and neurodevelopmental outcomes in pediatric sickle cell disease
    Journal Name:
    Austin Pediatrics
  • Publication Year:
    2017
    Title:
    A Facebook-Based Obesity Prevention Program for Korean American Adolescents: Usability Evaluation
    Journal Name:
    J Pediatr Health Care
  • Publication Year:
    2016
    Title:
    Development of a Teen-Friendly Health Education Program on Facebook: Lessons Learned.
    Journal Name:
    Journal of pediatric health care : official publication of National Association of Pediatric Nurse Associates & Practitioners
  • Publication Year:
    2015
    Title:
    Diagnostic accuracy of behavioral, activity, ferritin, and clinical indicators of restless legs syndrome.
    Journal Name:
    Sleep

Presentations

  • Year:
    2019
    Title:
    Assessing the Relationship of Sleep and Circadian Pattern to Incidence of Delirium in Survivors of Critical Illness
    Conference/Meeting Name:
    American Thoracic Society International Conference
    Sponsoring Organization:
    ATS
    Location:
    Dallas TX United States
  • Year:
    2018
    Title:
    Circadian rhythms, fatigue and bright light therapy in adolescent cancer survivors
    Conference/Meeting Name:
    Nursing Research Council
    Sponsoring Organization:
    Nemours Children’s Hospital
    Location:
    Wilmington DE
  • Year:
    2018
    Title:
    Asthma control and inflammation in asthmatic children with obstructive sleep apnea
    Conference/Meeting Name:
    32nd Annual Meeting of the Associated Professional Sleep Societies
    Sponsoring Organization:
    Associated Professional Sleep Societies
    Location:
    Baltimore
  • Year:
    2018
    Title:
    A comparison of circadian activity rhythms, sleep and fatigue between adolescent cancer survivors and healthy peers
    Conference/Meeting Name:
    32nd Annual Meeting of the Associated Professional Sleep Societies
    Sponsoring Organization:
    Associated Professional Sleep Societies
    Location:
    Baltimore
  • Year:
    2017
    Title:
    Validation of actigraphy in other than healthy, night sleeping adults.
    Conference/Meeting Name:
    Sleep Medicine Didactic and Case Conference
    Sponsoring Organization:
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
    Location:
    Baltimore MD United States
  • Year:
    2017
    Title:
    Primary snoring: Is it benign?
    Conference/Meeting Name:
    Multidisciplinary Sleep Conference
    Sponsoring Organization:
    University of Maryland School of Medicine
    Location:
    Baltimore
  • Year:
    2017
    Title:
    Improving sleep measurement using actigraphy
    Conference/Meeting Name:
    5th Annual Maryland Sleep Boot Camp. Sleep Medicine Core Lecture Series course
    Sponsoring Organization:
    UMB School of Medicine
    Location:
    Baltimore
  • Year:
    2016
    Title:
    Sleep in children with sickle cell disease and neurobehavioral problems: A pilot study
    Conference/Meeting Name:
    30th Annual Meeting of the Associated Professional Sleep Societies
    Sponsoring Organization:
    Associated Professional Sleep Societies
    Location:
    Denver CO United States
  • Year:
    2015
    Title:
    Meta-analysis of CBT-I for the treatment of comorbid insomnia
    Conference/Meeting Name:
    29th Annual Meeting of the Associated Professional Sleep Societies
    Sponsoring Organization:
    Associated Professional Sleep Societies
    Location:
    Seattle WA United States
  • Year:
    2014
    Title:
    Dexamethasone dampens circadian rest-activity rhythms in children with leukemia
    Conference/Meeting Name:
    Maryland Sleep Society 5th Annual Meeting
    Sponsoring Organization:
    Maryland Sleep Society
    Location:
    Baltimore MD United States

Areas of Specialization

  • research on sleep and sleep-circadian disorders in children

Primary Teaching Areas

  • Sleep, actigraphy, pharmacology, pediatric healthcare trends

Honors/Awards

  • Name:
    Associate Member
    Sponsoring organization:
    Program in Oncology, University of Maryland Marlene and Stewart Greenebaum Cancer Center
    Date:
    February 2018
  • Name:
    FNINR Protege Award
    Sponsoring organization:
    Friends of the National Institute of Nursing Research
    Date:
    May 2016
  • Name:
    Best Poster Award
    Sponsoring organization:
    Maryland Sleep Society Annual Conference
    Date:
    April 2014
  • Name:
    New Nursing Faculty Fellowship
    Sponsoring organization:
    Maryland Higher Education Commission
    Date:
    2011
  • Name:
    Ruth L. Kirschstein T32 Fellowship in Sleep and Sleep Disorders Research
    Sponsoring organization:
    University of Pennsylvania Center for Sleep and Circadian Neurobiology
    Date:
    June 2009
  • Name:
    Research poster award
    Sponsoring organization:
    UMB Graduate Research Conference
    Date:
    April 2009
  • Name:
    Elected to Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities & Colleges
    Sponsoring organization:
    Randall Publishing, Who's Who honor program
    Date:
    May 2009
  • Name:
    Alumni Association Award for Outstanding Doctoral Graduate
    Sponsoring organization:
    University of Maryland School of Nursing
    Date:
    May 2009
  • Name:
    Graduate Student Merit Award
    Sponsoring organization:
    University of Maryland Baltimore
    Date:
    August 2007
  • Name:
    Education Scholarship
    Sponsoring organization:
    American Pediatric Surgical Nurses Association
    Date:
    May 2006

Academic and Professional Activities

University

  • Date:
    2017 - 2018
    Organization:
    PhD Admissions and Progressions Committee
    Role:
    Committee member
  • Date:
    2016 - 2018
    Organization:
    DNP Curriculum Committee
    Role:
    Committee member
  • Date:
    2015 - 2017
    Organization:
    BBAL
    Role:
    Mock grant reviewer
  • Date:
    2014 - 2014
    Organization:
    Research Mentorship Task Force
    Role:
    Co-chair
  • Date:
    2012 - 2014
    Organization:
    PhD Admissions and Progressions Committee
    Role:
    Committee member
  • Date:
    2005 - 2008
    Organization:
    Graduate Student Organization
    Role:
    Representative for UMSON
  • Date:
    2005 - 2008
    Organization:
    Doctoral Student Organization
    Role:
    Officer, vice president and president

Professional

  • Date:
    2019 - 2019
    Organization:
    American Nurse Today
    Role:
    Manuscript Reviewer/Referee
  • Date:
    2019 - 2019
    Organization:
    Associated Professional Sleep Societies
  • Date:
    2019 - 2019
    Organization:
    Maryland Sleep Society
    Role:
    Session Chair
  • Date:
    2019 - Current
    Organization:
    Psycho-Oncology
    Role:
    Manuscript Reviewer/Referee
  • Date:
    2018 - 2018
    Organization:
    Associated Professional Sleep Societies
    Role:
    Abstract reviewer
  • Date:
    2018 - 2019
    Organization:
    Nursing and Health Sciences
    Role:
    Manuscript Reviewer/Referee
  • Organization:
    British Journal of Haematology
    Role:
    Manuscript Reviewer/Referee
  • Organization:
    JSM Allergy and Asthma
    Role:
    Manuscript Reviewer/Referee
  • Date:
    2017 - Current
    Organization:
    Southern Nursing Research Society/Grant Review Committee
    Role:
    Grant Reviewer/Referee
  • Date:
    2017 - 2018
    Organization:
    Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine
    Role:
    Manuscript Reviewer/Referee