Blog 2017-09-15T16:51:51+00:00

New AASM website maximizes member engagement

Today the American Academy of Sleep Medicine website was relaunched after more than a year of planning and infrastructure development. Much more than just a redesign, the complete overhaul of the website will improve and enhance members’ engagement with [...]

September 19th, 2017|Membership|

A brand new day for the AASM

Today the American Academy of Sleep Medicine unveiled a new logo to coincide with the launch of the completely redesigned AASM website. Approved recently by the board of directors, the logo represents a rebranding of the AASM. When the [...]

September 19th, 2017|Thought Leaders|

Disaster relief: Help is available to sleep centers impacted by Hurricanes Irma and Harvey

After the recent destruction caused by Hurricane Harvey in Texas and Louisiana, and in anticipation of the damage that will be caused by Hurricane Irma, the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) is announcing that disaster recovery assistance is available from the American Sleep Medicine Foundation (ASMF).

September 8th, 2017|Professional Development, Thought Leaders|

NIH announces funding to validate mobile and wireless tools

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) invites R01 revision applications from investigators and institutions with active NIH-supported research project awards to support an expansion of the scope of approved and funded projects to incorporate recent advances in mobile and wireless tools to validate these tools for measurement and intervention delivery (PA-16-043).

August 25th, 2017|Research|

RST Exam

ABSM application deadline for next RST exam is Sept. 22 Candidates seeking to earn the Registered Sleep Technologist (RST) credential from the American Board of Sleep Medicine (ABSM) must submit an application by Sept. 22, 2017, in order to [...]

August 24th, 2017|Professional Development|

Call for Volunteers

AASM seeks residents and fellows to serve as editors of new JCSM section The Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine is launching a new resident and fellow section that will be written, reviewed and edited by fellows and residents. The [...]

August 24th, 2017|Membership, Professional Development|

President’s Report

At each quarterly board meeting, the mission and vision of the AASM is prominently displayed to ensure that each decision we make is strategically aligned with our core priorities. At the July 28-29 meeting, the board made several decisions [...]

August 24th, 2017|Membership, Thought Leaders|