Donor Profile: Stephen H. Sheldon

Stephen H. Sheldon, DO, is a longtime supporter of the AASM Foundation. Dr. Sheldon is a professor of pediatrics and neurology at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, and the director of the Sleep Medicine Center at Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital [...]

2018-12-10T20:52:37+00:00 December 10th, 2018|Announcements|

Better Together

Three award recipients collaborate to make a larger impact on sleep medicine Three recipients of the 2017 Strategic Research Award have projects that focus on the role of telemedicine, using the AASM SleepTM platform, in the evaluation and management of patients with insomnia. All [...]

2018-12-11T17:47:42+00:00 December 10th, 2018|Announcements, Spotlight|

Stepping Stones to Success

Neomi Shah, MD, received Bridge funding from the AASM Foundation in 2012. She went on to successfully apply for a federal career-development award, which has resulted in 10 different publications and a subsequent, larger, investigator-initiated grant. Learn more about how her AASM Foundation award [...]

2018-12-10T18:39:12+00:00 December 10th, 2018|Announcements|

AASM Employees Celebrate #GivingTuesday 

#GivingTuesday is November 27, but these employees of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine have a head start celebrating the season of giving by making personal contributions to the AASM Foundation. We hope you will join our thoughtful staff by supporting our campaign for sleep [...]

2018-11-20T22:13:11+00:00 November 20th, 2018|Announcements|

AASM Foundation Congratulates 2018 Bridge to Success Award and 2018 Strategic Research Award Recipients

The AASM Foundation recently awarded more than $1.4 million in career development and investigator-initiated awards to support sleep investigators across the country. The awardees’ projects aim to fill research gaps in hypersomnia, sleep apnea, insomnia and other high-impact research areas needed to advance the [...]

2018-12-11T20:36:34+00:00 October 31st, 2018|Announcements|

Apply Now for the Young Investigators Research Forum

In 2018, the AASM Young Investigators Research Forum (YIRF) celebrated its 10th anniversary in providing over 200 promising early-career sleep researchers with the guidance, tactics, and strategies necessary to better position themselves for a successful career in clinical sleep research. The three-day research [...]

2018-12-11T20:33:25+00:00 October 15th, 2018|Announcements|