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Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider – November 20, 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. FDA releases Philips inspection report On Nov. 12 the FDA issued a news release [...]

November 20th, 2021|Weekly Insider|

AASM seeks nominees for 2022 awards

The new AASM Awards Advisory Panel is now accepting nominations for the 2022 AASM awards, which recognize outstanding contributions to the field of sleep medicine. AASM members are invited to submit letters of recommendation nominating individuals who embody the [...]

November 14th, 2021|Featured, Membership|

Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider – November 13, 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. Deadline extended for Board nominees The AASM invites qualified members to nominate themselves to [...]

November 13th, 2021|Weekly Insider|

Case Study of the Month – November 2021

The AASM Case Study of the Month for November is about a 47-year-old man who presented to a sleep disorders center because of the presence of nocturnal episodes characterized by screaming during sleep, sometimes accompanied by sitting up and [...]

November 10th, 2021|Case Study of the Month|

Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider – November 6, 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. CMS posts physician fee schedule final rule On Nov. 2, CMS released the Medicare [...]

November 6th, 2021|Weekly Insider|

Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider – October 30, 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. Sleep medicine MOC exam survival guide The sleep medicine board certification and maintenance of [...]

October 31st, 2021|Weekly Insider|

Otolaryngologist fights fatigue in aviation

Adam Shapiro is an otolaryngologist and sleep specialist with a special interest in aerospace medicine. In 2002, he founded Virgin Islands Ear, Nose & Throat, the leading otolaryngology practice in the Caribbean, with offices on St. Thomas and St. [...]

October 26th, 2021|Montage|

Read the Fall 2021 issue of Montage

Welcome to the latest edition of the AASM member magazine, Montage. In this issue, we evaluate new technologies to treat obstructive sleep apnea and offer a handy side-by-side comparison. We also look at the Philips CPAP recall and the [...]

October 26th, 2021|Montage|

Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider – October 23, 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 seeks Board of Directors nominees The AASM invites qualified members to nominate themselves [...]

October 23rd, 2021|Weekly Insider|

First Sleep Health Caucus briefing focuses on the pandemic

On Sept. 21, the Congressional Sleep Health Caucus held its first briefing for legislative staff. The virtual briefing focused on issues related to the COVID-19 pandemic and allowed legislative staff to learn about the importance of sleep health from [...]

October 22nd, 2021|Advocacy|

Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider – October 16, 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. SoClean sues Philips over ozone cleaning Reuters reports that SoClean has filed a $200 [...]

October 16th, 2021|Weekly Insider|

Apply for the 2022 class of AASM Fellows

The AASM is now accepting applications for the 2022 class of AASM Fellows. In recognition of the important role that members of the sleep team play in advancing sleep care, the AASM has expanded eligibility for the prestigious Fellow [...]

October 15th, 2021|Featured, Membership|