Sleep Science & Medicine Resources
The American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) presents sleep specialists and other medical professionals with opportunities to enhance their understanding of sleep and sleep disorders. These opportunities equip health care providers with the latest scientific evidence in the field so that they can provide the highest quality medical care for patients with sleep disorders.
The American Board of Sleep Medicine (ABSM) was established to encourage the study, improve the practice, elevate the standards of Sleep Medicine, and issue certificates of special knowledge in Sleep Medicine to Physicians and PhDs in related fields.
The ASAA is a non-profit organization dedicated to reducing injury, disability, and death from sleep apnea and to enhancing the well-being of those affected by this common disorder.
The National Sleep Foundation (NSF) is a non-profit organization whose stated objectives are to improve public health and safety by achieving understanding of sleep and sleep disorders and to support sleep-related education, research, and advocacy.
The Restless Legs Syndrome Foundation is a non-profit organization providing the latest information about RLS. The goals of the Foundation are to increase awareness, improve treatments, and through research, find a cure for RLS, a condition which severely affects the lives of millions of individuals. Incorporated since 1992.
Narcolepsy Network is a national patient support organization founded in 1986. It is a non-profit organization that educates and informs individuals with narcolepsy about this life-long neurological sleep disorder, available treatments, and symptom management, so they may be empowered to achieve the highest quality of life possible.
The Society of Light Treatment and Biological Rhythms (SLTBR) is an international scientific non-profit organization devoted to promoting research and knowledge about the effects of light on the organism and the chronobiology of psychiatric as well as other medical disorders.