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Read the Fall 2020 issue of Montage

Welcome to the latest edition of the AASM member magazine, Montage. In this issue, we explore why the Academy is calling for an end to daylight saving time, review activities from our first-ever Student Sleep Health Week and learn [...]

October 16th, 2020|Montage|

AASM calls for end to daylight saving time

Twice a year, most Americans change their clocks. Twice a year, they also debate whether we should continue the ritual of “spring forward and fall back.” The American Academy of Sleep Medicine supports eliminating daylight saving time for the [...]

October 16th, 2020|Montage|

Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider – October 17, 2020

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 expands approval for Wakix Harmony Biosciences announced that the FDA has approved Wakix [...]

October 16th, 2020|Weekly Insider|

Change, the only permanence in life!

As I paused recently to appreciate the beautiful fall colors changing, it reminded me that change is happening everywhere, continuously. We change as part of the natural evolution of life. As I was reflecting on change, my mind wandered [...]

October 15th, 2020|Featured, Thought Leaders|

Case Study of the Month – October 2020

The AASM Case Study of the Month for October is about a 32-year-old male active-duty Army noncommissioned officer who was referred for evaluation of snoring, witnessed apneas, and excessive daytime sleepiness (EDS). He had one prior year-long combat deployment [...]

October 15th, 2020|Case Study of the Month|

Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider – October 10, 2020

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 CMS proposed rule The AASM submitted a comment letter to CMS [...]

October 9th, 2020|Weekly Insider|

An important time for you to support sleep advocacy

Dear AASM Members, This is an important election year, so let’s help each other out by supporting the AASM Political Action Committee. The AASM legislative agenda helps us better serve our patients and advance our field. However, it is [...]

October 3rd, 2020|Advocacy|

Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider – October 3, 2020

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. Membership is now open for 2021! Membership renewals for 2021 are now being accepted. [...]

October 2nd, 2020|Weekly Insider|

2021 AASM membership is now open

The COVID-19 pandemic has affected the sleep medicine field in many ways. Through it all, the AASM has been quick to adjust to provide our members with timely support, resources, and lasting value. We are all in this together [...]

September 30th, 2020|Featured, Membership|

Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider – September 26, 2020

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. OIG reviews Medicare charges for NIV Following its recent review of Medicare-allowed charges for [...]

September 25th, 2020|Weekly Insider|

Sleep Medicine Weekly Insider – September 19, 2020

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 waives facility membership dues The AASM is waiving facility membership dues for 2021 [...]

September 18th, 2020|Weekly Insider|