Dan Pardi is one of the most knowledgeable people I know in the
fields of sleep and health research. He does research with the
Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Department at Stanford, and the
Departments of Neurology and Endocrinology at Leiden University in
the Netherlands. His current research looks at how sleep influences
decision making (publications). Dan also works with Naval Special
Warfare to help the most elite fighters in the world maintain
vigilant performance in both combat and non-combat conditions.