FAQs 2017-09-19T22:02:57+00:00

FAQs

How do I log in as a member on the AASM website?

Click on “My Account” in the upper right-hand corner of the screen and enter your email and password. If you do not know your password, click “Forgot password” and follow the steps.

How do I change my membership category?

To request a change in membership categories, you will need to contact the AASM membership department by email at membership@aasm.org or by phone at 630-737-9710.

Why is my home address not included in the Membership Directory?

As a part of the AASM’s privacy policy, only the business address of members appears in the Membership Directory.

Can I become a new member over the phone?

No. The easiest way to become a new member is by applying online; however, you may also fill out a hard copy of a new member application and fax, email, or mail it to the AASM membership department.

If I join the AASM in the middle of the year, will my membership last for the next 12 months?

No. Memberships are on a calendar year basis and expire at the end of December, no matter when a member joins or renews. New members who join between October and December get the remainder of the current year and a full year of membership for the upcoming year.

How do I apply for a student membership?

You will need a letter from your dean or supervisor that is printed on school or sleep disorders center letterhead, verifying your status as a student. Fax or mail this letter to the AASM with you membership application. If you apply online, you will need to fax or mail the letter to the AASM within two weeks of your application date.

How can I renew my membership?

You can renew your membership 3 different ways:

  1. Online by logging in to your AASM membership account
  2. Over the phone by calling 630-737-9710
  3. Mailing, faxing, or emailing your renewal form to the AASM

I want to renew my membership online, but I forgot my login information for the website. How can I get my login information?

Send an email to the Membership Department with your full name and you will receive an email reply with your login information. You can also click the “Forgot Login?” link to enter in your personal information (username, member number or email with last name) and the AASM will send your login information to the primary email address listed in your membership account.

If our sleep center is a facility member of the AASM, am I also considered an AASM member since I am on staff at the center?

No. Facility and individual memberships are different and require separate applications. Both categories of membership have their own unique benefits.

Do you accept PO’s as payment for membership?

No. The AASM does not accept PO’s as payment for membership dues. We accept checks and these credit cards: Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express

How do I obtain a copy of receipt for my membership dues?

A receipt of payment will automatically be sent to the primary email address on your membership account; however, if you need another copy you may contact the AASM Membership Department by phone or email.

What is the APSS?

The APSS is the Associated Professional Sleep Societies, which is a joint venture of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine and the Sleep Research Society. The APSS organizes the SLEEP Annual Meeting.