The AASM Foundation Announces Recipients of the 2020 Strategic Research Award

The AASM Foundation awarded nearly $850,000 in funding for the Strategic Research Award, supporting investigator-initiated, high-impact projects. The funded projects will explore the relationship between rest-activity rhythms and cardiovascular disease outcomes, expand understanding of idiopathic hypersomnia pathophysiology, investigate new oral appliance therapy models for [...]

2020-09-17T18:41:55+00:00September 17th, 2020|Announcements|

SOARing to New Heights

The AASM Foundation launched a new program in 2020, the Sleep Research Program for Advancing Careers (SOAR), aimed at increasing the number of early-career investigators who successfully apply for external sleep research funding. The goal of the SOAR is to launch the research careers [...]

2020-09-01T13:48:44+00:00September 1st, 2020|Announcements|

Celebrate Your Support of the AASM Foundation

We have a national crisis of poor sleep and undiagnosed or untreated sleep disorders, creating a considerable need to address the gaps in knowledge that impact patient care. In 2018 the National Institutes of Health projected that funding for sleep research will decrease by [...]

2020-08-12T13:24:24+00:00August 12th, 2020|Announcements|

Donor Update from Dr. Sheldon

Dear Colleague: Thank you so much for continuing to support the AASM Foundation during these unprecedented times. The COVID-19 pandemic and economic uncertainty have created a challenging environment for everyone. We have seen significant changes in how health care providers can safely interact with [...]

2020-08-11T20:58:53+00:00August 11th, 2020|Announcements|

Celebrate Your Support of the AASM Foundation

Join our annual campaign for sleep health with a contribution. Each person that donates $250 or more will receive a special thank you gift with your choice of the following options: A trendy white 20z tumbler that features the AASM Foundation’s logo. Durable, double-wall stainless steel [...]

2020-08-12T13:22:18+00:00August 1st, 2020|Announcements|