Montage Articles

Reflections on the future of sleep medicine

What excites you about the future of sleep medicine? We asked several AASM members and compiled their thoughtful responses. “I predict more demand for help by patients and more medications and treatment options for patients.” Dr. Chris Winter “I think the innovation and technology [...]

2019-11-21T19:27:18+00:00November 21st, 2019|Montage|

How Adam and Eve “woke up”

Dr. Daniel Barone is a fellow of the AASM and has been a member since 2010. He received his medical degree from New York Medical College in 2006 after graduating summa cum laude from Fordham University in 2001. He completed an internship in internal [...]

2019-11-21T17:49:10+00:00November 21st, 2019|Montage|

Comprehensive, integrated, patient-centered sleep medicine

In November 2018, the AASM hosted a Sleep-Disordered Breathing Collaboration Summit, which included a presentation about the comprehensive, integrated, patient-centered sleep medicine practice model implemented at the multi-site Colorado Sleep Institute. We asked AASM member and CSI Founder Mark Hickey, MD, for more details. [...]

2019-11-21T17:44:44+00:00November 21st, 2019|Montage|

Sleep medicine in paradise: Joys and challenges

Born and raised on Maui, Shanon Takaoka Makekau, MD, is chief of pulmonary and sleep at Kaiser Moanalua Medical Center in Hawaii.  She served as the medical director of the Kaiser Permanente Hawaii Sleep Lab in Honolulu for 10 years and was president of [...]

2019-09-13T22:49:27+00:00September 13th, 2019|Montage|

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 Meeting at 12:30 p.m. on [...]

2019-06-04T21:32:42+00:00June 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 physicians can collaborate to treat [...]

2019-06-04T21:41:14+00:00June 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 sleep medicine. AASM Dental Assembly [...]

2019-09-20T00:22:45+00:00June 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 at Johns Hopkins Medicine with [...]

2019-06-04T14:27:31+00:00June 4th, 2019|Montage|