The American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) has created several resources (below) to help you start a sleep medicine student interest group. Once you have decided to create a Choose Sleep Interest Group, you will need to complete an application for the current academic year. This application is then sent to the AASM, who, upon approval, will send your group a check for annual expenses per the application agreement. From there, all Choose Sleep Interest Group members have the option to join the AASM as student members free of charge. Throughout the year, you will want to track your professional interest group’s meetings and activities so you can provide the AASM with an end of year report.
Below are some important documents to help with your Choose Sleep Interest Group creation: