The AASM invites qualified members to nominate themselves to be considered for positions that will be opening in 2019 on the AASM Board of Directors.

There will be a minimum of 1 opening for a three-year term as an at-large member of the Board of Directors. Directors are eligible for re-election for no more than one additional consecutive term. Directors are required to attend five face-to-face meetings annually and participate in conference calls as necessary. The names of the final candidate(s) will be submitted to the membership for election to the position.

Standard qualifications for service in any of these roles include:

  • A member in good standing
  • A member of the AASM for at least five consecutive years
  • Service on an AASM committee or task force at some time in the past five years

Terms of service for new appointees to the AASM Board of Directors will commence in June at SLEEP 2019.

Members interested in nominating themselves for the Board of Directors are required to review the conflict of interest policy before completing and submitting the following documentation:

Board of Directors’ Interest Form
Brief CV or Biosketch (maximum two pages) – template can be used if desired; it is not the required format.
Conflict of interest disclosure form
Nominee Questionnaire

Nominated members should also be available by phone on Saturday, December 8, 2018, to answer any additional questions the Nominating Committee may have regarding your application.

The required documentation must be submitted to Britney Heald by email ( by Sunday, November 11, 2018.