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Richard Ferber

Director of the Boston Center for Pediatric Sleep Disorders

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 Richard Ferber Biography

Dr. Richard A. Ferber is an associate professor of Neurology at the Harvard Medical School and Director of the Center for Pediatric Sleep Disorders at Children's Hospital in Boston, MA.

A graduate from Harvard College and the Harvard Medical School, Dr. Ferber trained in pediatrics at Children's Hospital in Boston and was a research fellow at the National Institutes of Health. Additionally, he is board certified in Pediatrics and in Sleep Medicine.

Dr. Ferber became interested in sleep and sleep problems in children while doing fellowships in psychosomatic medicine and psychiatry research. In 1978, he opened the Center for Pediatric Sleep Disorders with a full service Sleep Laboratory. This was the first center dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of sleep problems in children.

Dr. Ferber has served on the Boards of the American Board of Sleep Medicine and the American Academy of Sleep Medicine. He has received numerous awards and honors, including the AASM's Nathaniel Kleitman Distinguished Service Award in 1994, and their Excellence in Education Award in 2002.

His major research interests include: behavioral and chronobiological aspects of sleep disorders in children, sleep apnea, and parasomnias. He is currently on the editorial board of the journal Sleep and is an associate editor of Sleep Medicine.

Dr. Ferber has written widely in the field, and his book, Solve Your Child's Sleep Problems (originally published in 1985), was published in a revised and expanded edition in 2006. He is also co-editor of the textbook Principles and Practice of Sleep Medicine in the Child, published in 1995 and 2005. His has presented his work on the television show 20/20, and he has been interviewed on the national news on ABC and NBC. He has made multiple appearances on The Today Show, Good Morning America, and CBS’s The Early Show, and he has been on numerous local news and talk shows. He has also been featured in major articles in The New York Times, The Boston Globe, and The New Yorker magazine.

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Solve Your Child's Sleep Problems: New, Revised, and Expanded Edition

Solve Your Child's Sleep Problems: New, Revised, and Expanded Edition

Solve Your Child's Sleep Problems

Solve Your Child's Sleep Problems

Speaking Topics
  • The Sleepless Child: Causes and Management

  • Sleep Terrors and Sleepwalking in the Child

  • Sleep Schedule Problems in the Child (Causing Sleeplessness or Sleepiness)

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Richard Ferber

Director of the Boston Center for Pediatric Sleep Disorders

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Richard Ferber Biography

Dr. Richard A. Ferber is an associate professor of Neurology at the Harvard Medical School and Director of the Center for Pediatric Sleep Disorders at Children's Hospital in Boston, MA.

A graduate from Harvard College and the Harvard Medical School, Dr. Ferber trained in pediatrics at Children's Hospital in Boston and was a research fellow at the National Institutes of Health. Additionally, he is board certified in Pediatrics and in Sleep Medicine.

Dr. Ferber became interested in sleep and sleep problems in children while doing fellowships in psychosomatic medicine and psychiatry research. In 1978, he opened the Center for Pediatric Sleep Disorders with a full service Sleep Laboratory. This was the first center dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of sleep problems in children.

Dr. Ferber has served on the Boards of the American Board of Sleep Medicine and the American Academy of Sleep Medicine. He has received numerous awards and honors, including the AASM's Nathaniel Kleitman Distinguished Service Award in 1994, and their Excellence in Education Award in 2002.

His major research interests include: behavioral and chronobiological aspects of sleep disorders in children, sleep apnea, and parasomnias. He is currently on the editorial board of the journal Sleep and is an associate editor of Sleep Medicine.

Dr. Ferber has written widely in the field, and his book, Solve Your Child's Sleep Problems (originally published in 1985), was published in a revised and expanded edition in 2006. He is also co-editor of the textbook Principles and Practice of Sleep Medicine in the Child, published in 1995 and 2005. His has presented his work on the television show 20/20, and he has been interviewed on the national news on ABC and NBC. He has made multiple appearances on The Today Show, Good Morning America, and CBS’s The Early Show, and he has been on numerous local news and talk shows. He has also been featured in major articles in The New York Times, The Boston Globe, and The New Yorker magazine.

Richard Ferber Books

Richard Ferber Speaking Topics

  • The Sleepless Child: Causes and Management

  • Sleep Terrors and Sleepwalking in the Child

  • Sleep Schedule Problems in the Child (Causing Sleeplessness or Sleepiness)

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  • How to book Richard Ferber?

    Our booking agents have successfully helped clients around the world secure talent like Richard Ferber for speaking engagements, personal appearances, product endorsements, or corporate entertainment for over 15 years. The team at All American Entertainment represents and listens to the needs of organizations and corporations seeking to hire keynote speakers, celebrities or entertainers. Fill out a booking request form for Richard Ferber, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to discuss your upcoming event. One of our experienced agents will be happy to help you get pricing information and check availability for Richard Ferber or any other celebrity of your choice.
  • How much does it cost to book Richard Ferber?

    Booking fees for Richard Ferber, or any other speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. Pricing often varies according to the circumstances, including the talent's schedule, market conditions, length of presentation, and the location of the event. Speaker fees listed on this website are intended to serve as a guideline only. In some cases, the actual quote may be above or below the stated range. For the most current fee to hire Richard Ferber, please fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak with an experienced booking agent.
  • Who is the agent for Richard Ferber?

    All American Entertainment has successfully secured celebrity talent like Richard Ferber for clients worldwide for more than 15 years. As a full-service talent booking agency, we have access to virtually any speaker or celebrity in the world. Our agents are happy and able to submit an offer to the speaker or celebrity of your choice, letting you benefit from our reputation and long-standing relationships in the industry. Fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book Richard Ferber for your next private or corporate function.
  • What is a full-service talent booking agency?

    All American Speakers is a "buyers agent" and exclusively represents talent buyers, meeting planners and event professionals, who are looking to secure celebrities and speakers for personal appearances, speaking engagements, corporate entertainment, public relations campaigns, commercials, or endorsements. We do not exclusively represent Richard Ferber or claim ourselves as the exclusive booking agency, business manager, publicist, speakers bureau or management for Richard Ferber or any other speaker or celebrity on this website. For more information on how we work and what makes us unique, please read the AAE Advantage.

Richard Ferber is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics . The estimated speaking fee range to book Richard Ferber for your event is available upon request. Richard Ferber generally travels from Boston, MA, USA and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances. Similar motivational celebrity speakers are Tony Plana, Eli Newberger, Cynthia Nixon, Cynthia Lowen and Joshua Sparrow. Contact All American Speakers for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Richard Ferber for an upcoming event.

Richard Ferber Speaking Topics

  • The Sleepless Child: Causes and Management

  • Sleep Terrors and Sleepwalking in the Child

  • Sleep Schedule Problems in the Child (Causing Sleeplessness or Sleepiness)

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