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Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee achievements

The AASM’s Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee began as a task force in 2018, became a full committee in 2019, and has been working within the Academy to promote a welcoming environment, identify barriers, and support initiatives for better [...]

June 11th, 2021|Membership|

Sleep is essential to health: New position statement

The American Academy of Sleep Medicine board of directors has developed a new position statement declaring that sleep is a biological necessity, and insufficient sleep and untreated sleep disorders are detrimental for health, well-being and safety. The statement supports [...]

June 10th, 2021|Advocacy, Featured|

Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider – June 5, 2021

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. Follow-up PSG and HSAT for OSA A new AASM clinical guidance statement published in [...]

June 5th, 2021|Weekly Insider|

Farewell and thank you!

“The measure of intelligence is the ability to change,” said Albert Einstein. This past year, the Academy was nimble and responsive to the needs of our members by quickly pivoting in making important decisions. The Academy saw and utilized [...]

June 3rd, 2021|Featured, Thought Leaders|

Prorated dues for 2021 now available

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. Prorated Membership Dues Pricing as Low as $35 Starting [...]

June 1st, 2021|Featured, Membership|

Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider – May 29, 2021

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. Top JCSM manuscript reviewers of 2020 AASM congratulates top reviewer Ofer Jacobowitz, MD, PhD, [...]

May 29th, 2021|Weekly Insider|

Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider – May 22, 2021

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. Pursuing advanced sleep practices The AASM has released a new resource, “Pursuing Advanced Sleep [...]

May 22nd, 2021|Weekly Insider|

Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider – May 15, 2021

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. Philips update on CPAP device safety A Philips update warns of possible risks to [...]

May 15th, 2021|Weekly Insider|

Case Study of the Month – May 2021

The AASM Case Study of the Month for May  is about a 32-year-old man who presented to a sleep clinic with a complaint of EDS. This patient had past medical history significant for hypertension and previous hallucinogenic drug use. [...]

May 13th, 2021|Case Study of the Month|

Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider – May 8, 2021

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. New AASM Sleep Clinical Data Registry This week the AASM announced the launch of [...]

May 8th, 2021|Weekly Insider|

Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider – May 1, 2021

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. Hypersomnolence: New AASM guideline Now available as accepted papers on the JCSM website are [...]

May 1st, 2021|Weekly Insider|

Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider – April 24, 2021

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. AASM responds to AHRQ report on CPAP The AASM organized and coordinated a multi-society [...]

April 24th, 2021|Weekly Insider|