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  • Longitudinal assessment

ABIM to offer two-year sleep medicine MOC option starting in 2020

September 20th, 2019|

Starting in 2020, the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) will offer a two-year assessment option, called a Knowledge Check-In (KCI), as an alternative to the 10-year maintenance of certification (MOC) exam in sleep medicine. According to the Knowledge Check-In page on the ABIM website, the KCI takes about three hours [...]

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 [...]

  • Longitudinal assessment

ABIM to develop self-paced maintenance of certification option

August 22nd, 2019|

The American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) is going to develop a longitudinal assessment option for its maintenance of certification (MOC) program, according to an Aug. 20 letter to the internal medicine community from Chair Marianne Green, MD, and President and Chief Executive Officer Richard Baron, MD. The self-paced pathway will [...]

AASM joins AMA in urging Congress to improve MACRA

June 21st, 2019|

The AASM joined almost 120 organizations in signing on to a letter from the American Medical Association (AMA) urging Congressional [...]

Adults with sleep apnea are more likely to experience involuntary job loss

June 12th, 2019|

SAN ANTONIO – June 12, 2019 – Recently unemployed people with undiagnosed obstructive sleep apnea have a higher risk of having lost a job multiple times, according to preliminary results from a new study. Results show that individuals with undiagnosed obstructive sleep apnea were more likely to have experienced multiple involuntary [...]

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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 is varied. In this issue of Montage, we explore what inspires our members, whether it be the struggles of a close relative, the desire to advance patient care, or the legacy [...]

Case Study of the Month – September 19

September 12th, 2019|

September 2019's Case Study is submitted by Valerie McLaughlin Crabtree, PhD; Jyoti Krishna, MD; and David Gozal, MD. This study [...]

Case Study of the Month – August 19

August 15th, 2019|

August 2019's Case Study is submitted by Meridith Broderick, MD Access the interactive, and mobile-friendly Case Study of the Month.

  • 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 [...]

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 [...]

Sleep medicine in paradise: Joys and challenges

September 13th, 2019|

Born and raised on Maui, Shanon Takaoka Makekau, MD, is chief of pulmonary and sleep at Kaiser Moanalua Medical Center [...]

Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider – September 14, 2019

September 13th, 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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