Blog2019-05-24T15:37:43+00:00

Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider – June 15, 2019

The American Academy of Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider keeps members informed about current AASM initiatives and the latest developments in the field of sleep medicine. Watch the SLEEP 2019 welcome video Watch the video that kicked off the SLEEP [...]

June 14th, 2019|Weekly Insider|

Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider – June 8, 2019

The American Academy of Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider keeps members informed about current AASM initiatives and the latest developments in the field of sleep medicine. Register on-site in San Antonio It’s not too late to join the AASM and [...]

June 7th, 2019|Weekly Insider|

Study links sleep-disordered breathing to age acceleration

SAN ANTONIO – Increasing severity of sleep-disordered breathing and sleep disruption are associated with epigenetic age acceleration, according to preliminary results of a new study. Results show that each standard deviation increase in the apnea-hypopnea index, a measure of [...]

June 7th, 2019|Press Releases|

Algorithm provides customized caffeine strategy for alertness

SAN ANTONIO – A web-based caffeine optimization tool successfully designs effective strategies to maximize alertness while avoiding excessive caffeine consumption, according to preliminary results from a new study. Using multiple sleep-deprivation and shift-work scenarios, the researchers generated caffeine-consumption guidance [...]

June 7th, 2019|Press Releases|

Meet Your Incoming Leaders – 2019 Election Results

The following leaders were nominated by the AASM Board of Directors after being recommended by the Nominating Committee, and their election was confirmed by a vote of the membership. Their terms will begin during the AASM General Membership [...]

June 4th, 2019|Montage|

In this Issue

Collaboration is one of the keys to success in the field of sleep medicine, and AASM members truly exemplify the collaborative spirit in their work and their volunteer efforts. This issue of Montage explores how dentists and [...]

June 4th, 2019|Montage|

A Collaborative Approach to Improving Patient Care

The relationship between dentists and sleep physicians is one of constant growth and education. To effectively collaborate with one another, dentists and physicians must understand each other’s goals, roles, and expectations when working in the field of [...]

June 4th, 2019|Montage|

Sleep Care Gets Personal with Precision Medicine

Rachel Marie E. Salas, MD, MEDHP, FAAN Associate Professor, Neurology and Nursing Johns Hopkins Medicine Dr. Rachel Marie E. Salas has been an active member with the AASM since 2005. She is an associate professor in neurology [...]

June 4th, 2019|Montage|

APP’s Role in Behavioral Sleep Medicine

Behavioral sleep medicine (BSM) focuses on the assessment and treatment of all sleep disorders using behavioral, psychological and physiological approaches. The most well-known and evidenced-based of these therapies is cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia (CBT-I). CBT-I is [...]

June 4th, 2019|Montage|

NoteZzz

Read more about upcoming events, special reminders, resources for your practice or patients, and fun facts about sleep. Sleep Medicine Essentials September 13-15, 2019 | Indianapolis, IN Sleep Medicine Essentials provides a balance of board [...]

June 4th, 2019|Montage|

News and Updates

Read more about news and updates in the sleep field ranging from findings of interest in popular sleep journals to sleep articles shared in the media. See what AASM members have also been featured in local news! [...]

June 4th, 2019|Montage|

5 Reasons to become an AASM Member

When you become a member of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM), you’ll gain a network of over 8,500 colleagues who share the same passion and challenges that you do. There are many benefits to AASM membership, and [...]

June 3rd, 2019|Featured, Membership|

Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider – June 1, 2019

The American Academy of Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider keeps members informed about current AASM initiatives and the latest developments in the field of sleep medicine. Revised accreditation standards coming soon The AASM has revised the Standards for Accreditation to [...]

May 31st, 2019|Weekly Insider|