The AASM will provide up to a total of $4 million dollars over 5 years to cover fellow salary and benefits, and the costs of development and implementation of the competency-based assessment tools. Institutional indirect costs are not allowed under this award.
For a fellow participating in the Part-Time Model of training, the AASM will provide the equivalent salary and fringe to a fellow participating in the traditional pathway of training at that institution, up to $100,000.
For a fellow participating in the Blended Model of training, the AASM will provide $10,000 per year to programs during the first 3 years of blended training. If a fellow is not able to achieve competency in sleep medicine and their pulmonary (adult/pediatric) fields, the AASM will provide the equivalent salary and fringe for up to an additional year of fellowship training to provide additional time to achieve competency, up to $100,000.