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  • Kannan Ramar AASM President

Adapting to change during difficult times

June 25th, 2020|

I am honored to serve as President of the AASM for 2020-21. I plan to start a President’s column with this piece on a monthly basis to give me an opportunity to connect with you and keep you updated on AASM initiatives and activities of the board. These are difficult times [...]

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AASM supports AMA advocacy for COVID-19 financial relief for providers

April 17th, 2020|

During the crisis caused by the worldwide coronavirus pandemic, sleep clinicians and sleep facilities have felt the financial strain as they have had to postpone services to help slow the spread of COVID-19. That is why the AASM has supported the efforts of the American Medical Association (AMA) to secure financial [...]

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Study links increased exercise with lower sleep apnea risk

June 23rd, 2020|

DARIEN, IL – A study published online as an accepted paper in the Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine found that increased physical activity is associated with a lower  risk of obstructive sleep apnea, a common sleep-related breathing disorder. The study is the largest to date focused on the relationship between sleep [...]

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AASM congratulates Quan Award recipient Dr. Jacob Collen

July 1st, 2020|

The American Academy of Sleep Medicine congratulates Col. Jacob F. Collen, MD, FAASM, who was named the 2020 recipient of the Stuart Quan Award for Editorial Excellence, which recognizes the outstanding work of an associate editor of the Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine. He was selected by JCSM Editor-in-Chief Dr. Nancy [...]

AASM condemns racism and discrimination

June 3rd, 2020|

Dear Members: Recent days have been difficult for our communities and our nation. Still dealing with the fear and anxiety [...]

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Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine impact factor reaches new high

July 9th, 2020|

The annual impact factor for the Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine rose from 3.456 to a new high of 3.586, according to Clarivate, which announced on June 29 the release of the 2020 update to its annual Web of Science Journal Citation Reports. The journal’s 5-year impact factor also rose from [...]

Study suggests saffron supports sleep quality

April 21st, 2020|

A small study published online as an accepted paper in the Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine found that saffron was [...]

Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider – July 4, 2020

July 3rd, 2020|

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

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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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Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine
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