Continuing Education

Credit TypeAASM/SRS MemberNonmember
Continuing Medical Education (CME) Credit for Physicians$25$40
Continuing Education for Technologists$0 (must be selected during registration)$20
Continuing Education (CE) for Psychologists$50$50
Letter of Attendance$25$40
DayCredit Hours Possible
Thursdayup to 1.0
Fridayup to 24.75
Saturdayup to 25.0
Sundayup to 25.0
Postgraduate Coursesup to 40.75

Learning Objectives 

After attending Virtual SLEEP 2020, participants should be able to: 

  1. Summarize relevant information on the latest sleep research and clinical practices; 
  2. Identify present issues or challenges in diagnosis/treatment of sleep disorders, practice of sleep medicine or topics related to the field of sleep; 
  3. Integrate strategies and tools for the enhancement/advancement of sleep medicine; and 
  4. Recognize and discuss common sleep disorders. 

Continuing Medical Education (CME) Credit for Physicians 

SLEEP 2020 meeting activities have been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) and the Associated Professional Sleep Societies, LLC (APSS). The American Academy of Sleep Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The American Academy of Sleep Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 116.50* AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsPhysicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Physician Assistant (PA) Credit
PAs may claim a maximum of 116.50* Category 1 credits for completing this activity. NCCPA accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. To receive proof of participation from SLEEP 2020, please select “Letter of Attendance” during the registration process. 

Nurse Practitioner (NP) Credit
NPs may claim a maximum of 116.50* Category 1 credits for completing this activity. The American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Board (AANPCB) accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME. Individuals are responsible for checking with the AANPCB for further guidelines. To receive proof of participation from SLEEP 2020, please select “Letter of Attendance” during the registration process. 

Technologist Continuing Education
The American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) will offer AASM Continuing Education Credits (CECs) to sleep technologists who attend SLEEP 2020. A maximum of 116.50* credits will be awarded. 

Continuing Education (CE) for Psychologists
This course is pending approval by Amedco. Amedco is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists.

Letter of Attendance
Individuals who are not eligible for any type of continuing education credits offered at SLEEP 2020 may receive a letter of attendance outlining the number of AMA PRA Category 1 Credits designated for the sessions they attend at SLEEP 2020. 

*The maximum number of credits available for attending SLEEP 2020 is inclusive of all ticketed and general sessions. Ticketed sessions must be purchased and attended in order to claim the maximum number of credits.