We are no longer accepting applications for the Sleep Champion Award. You can subscribe to the mailing list to receive updates on AASM Foundation programs.
The AASM Foundation’s vision for society and field of sleep medicine is Healthier Lives through Better Sleep. This vision is embodied by organizations that are at the forefront of proving important sleep services, spearheading sleep initiatives, engaging the sleep community, and/or leading sleep advocacy efforts to create change for Healthier Lives through Better Sleep.
The Sleep Champion Award was created in 2019 to honor non-profit organizations that are leading such endeavors locally, nationally or worldwide. The Sleep Champion Award celebrates successful community-based sleep health services and education provided by non-profit organizations.
This AASM Foundation award is supported by AASM Foundation general funds.
Board Member Elizabeth Ashcraft (left), Board Chair/CEO David Burley (center) and Board Secretary Rebecca King (right) accept the 2022 Sleep Champion Award at SLEEP 2022 in Charlotte, NC.
The Hypersomnia Foundation is committed to improving the lives of people living with idiopathic hypersomnia and related sleep disorders by raising awareness, providing reliable resources and education, and supporting research in pursuit of their vision, Fulfill the dream of restorative nighttime sleep and wide-awake days.
“I have served for several years on the Foundation’s Medical Advisory Board and can personally attest to the incredible work this organization is doing for the field of sleep medicine and patients with idiopathic hypersomnia.”
David T. Plante, MD, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry
Medical Director, Wisconsin Sleep
Program Director, Sleep Medicine Fellowship
University of Wisconsin-Madison