Members receive a free online subscription to Sleep and Breathing, the official peer-reviewed journal of the AADSM. The journal addresses issues that affect practitioners involved in the management and treatment of patients with sleep-related breathing disorders.
Keep up with the latest research, technology, appliances and national developments with Dialogue. The Academy’s quarterly publication features articles highlighting topics that impact the field, dental and medical issues, media reviews, government issues and a calendar of upcoming events.
The AADSM Annual Meeting, hosted each June in conjunction with the Associated Professional Sleep Societies LLC, presents numerous educational opportunities for members, including continuing education classes, lectures on cutting-edge findings, networking opportunities, table clinics and exhibitor booths.
Earn continuing education credits throughout the year. AADSM members can receive ADA CERP approved credit through our educational courses, study clubs, the annual meeting and Sleep and Breathing.
Log on to the members only section of the AADSM website for the latest news, educational resources and connect with others on our member discussion.
Stand out in the field of practice by demonstrating your dedication and expertise. Awards are based on exceptional initiative, leadership, progress and service demonstrated in the field. Awards include: Pierre Robin Academic Award, Distinguished Service Award, Honorary Member. Clinical researchers and students are eligible for the AADSM Research Award Competition, which recognizes exceptional research in dental sleep medicine.
The American Board of Dental Sleep Medicine recognizes and supports the certification process conducted by the AADSM. The ABDSM exam identifies dentists who are proficient in dental sleep medicine for the management of sleep-related breathing disorders.
The AADSM Reimbursement Committee works to refine insurance support packages, including coding, procedures for reimbursements and sample letters.
The AADSM advocates for improved patient care and reimbursement for dental sleep medicine services by enhancing relationships with members of Congress, federal regulatory bodies including the FDA, third-party payers and affiliated organizations.
Promote dental sleep medicine by joining a committee. Committees include: Accreditation, Annual Meeting, Awards, Education, Industry Relations, Professional Ethics, Public Relations, Reimbursement and Research.
AADSM Dental Sleep Medicine courses offer introductory and advanced-level training in sleep medicine, oral appliance therapy and practice management. Attendees will gain the knowledge needed to treat sleep-related breathing disorders.
Members receive discounts on journal subscription, educational/promotional products in our online store and attendance to the AADSM Annual Meeting and AADSM Dental Sleep Medicine courses.
The Academy provides resources and training to keep members aware of practice-related issues in dental sleep medicine. The AADSM helps new members introduce a dental sleep medicine component into an existing dental practice and stay abreast of changes and trends in best business practices and recommended policies.
If you would like to learn more about the American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine or have questions regarding membership, please contact the AADSM membership department at (630) 737-9755 or by email at email@example.com.