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  • Sleep medicine physician Dr. Kelly Carden

Thankful to help restore healthy sleep as a sleep medicine physician

November 27th, 2019|

On the eve of another Thanksgiving Day, there is so much for which I can give thanks. I especially enjoy the opportunity to spend the holiday with friends and family. As a sleep physician, I’m thankful to have one of the greatest jobs in the world. It is my privilege to [...]

AASM announces 2020 High School Video Contest

November 19th, 2019|

Please share the following information with your teenage patients and encourage them to enter the 2020 AASM High School Video [...]

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Proposed FAA study and federal legislation address aircraft noise and sleep

December 6th, 2019|

A new information collection proposal by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), and a bill recently introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives, address the problem of sleep disruption caused by aircraft noise in communities near airports. Numerous studies suggest that aircraft noise can be disruptive to sleep, which can have negative [...]

AASM announces 2020 High School Video Contest

November 19th, 2019|

Please share the following information with your teenage patients and encourage them to enter the 2020 AASM High School Video [...]

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Chronic opioid therapy can disrupt sleep, increase risk of sleep disorders

November 19th, 2019|

DARIEN, IL – Patients and medical providers should be aware that chronic opioid use can interfere with sleep by reducing sleep efficiency and increasing the risk of sleep-disordered breathing, according to a position statement from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine. Opioid use has boomed in the last decade, with nearly 92 [...]

We need to know more about you

November 1st, 2019|

You can help us build a strong community that represents the interests and needs of our entire membership. Please take one minute to complete your member profile by answering the new Diversity and Inclusion Data Collection questions. To complete your member profile: Log in to your AASM account at my.aasm.org Select [...]

2020 AASM Membership is now open

October 1st, 2019|

The AASM has had an impactful 2019 which was made possible by member support. The AASM member community reflects a [...]

Read the fall 2019 issue of Montage

September 13th, 2019|

Choosing a career in sleep medicine is an intentional decision. However, the motivation behind a decision to study sleep medicine [...]

Case Study of the Month – September 2019

September 12th, 2019|

The AASM Case Study of the Month for September 2019 involves a 17-year-old girl with a history of fibromyalgia who [...]

  • Amita Sehgal, PhD presenting SLEEP 2019 keynote address

Watch the SLEEP 2019 keynote address by Amita Sehgal, PhD

September 13th, 2019|

In San Antonio, Texas, on Monday, June 10, 2019, Amita Sehgal, PhD, presented the keynote address, “Using Small Animal Models to Determine How and Why We Sleep,” at SLEEP 2019, the 33rd annual meeting of the Associated Professional Sleep Societies (APSS). She is the John Herr Musser professor of neuroscience in [...]

Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider – December 7, 2019

December 6th, 2019|

The American Academy of Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider keeps members informed about current AASM initiatives and the latest developments in [...]

Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider – November 30, 2019

November 29th, 2019|

The American Academy of Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider keeps members informed about current AASM initiatives and the latest developments in [...]

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Individual Membership

Join the American Academy of Sleep Medicine to share perspectives, exchange best practices, learn the latest developments, and network.
If you are a physician, researcher, technologist, nurse, student or other allied health professional, this sleep organization is for you.

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Facility Membership

Explore how the AASM’s facility benefits can help you distinguish your facility apart from your competitors.
If you are a sleep disorder facility that has earned AASM facility or HSAT program accreditation, this is for you.

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Professional Sleep Resources

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Sleep ISR
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AASM Foundation
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Sleep Education
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AASM SleepTM
A telemedicine platform designed specifically for sleep medicine care.
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Learn about the rewarding potential of a career in sleep medicine.
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Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine
The official publication of the AASM and the essential resource for sleep medicine clinicians.

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ACHIEVING OPTIMAL HEALTH THROUGH BETTER SLEEP