Our Mission

AACSM is an academic organization dedicated to advancing the knowledge base pertaining to the convergence of cardiovascular disease and sleep disorders. The AACSM is focused on supporting clinical and academic research, educating healthcare providers, increasing public awareness, working with governmental and commercial healthcare agencies to help define and refine practice guidelines and establishing itself as the primary resource for all health related issues pertaining to heart disease and sleep disorders.

Guiding the work of the AACSM is the awareness of negative impact of sleep disorders on cardiovascular health. The Academy educates healthcare practitioners in cardiology and sleep medicine on the interrelationship between heart disease and poor sleep.

Click below to read more about Dr. Surkin’s vision in Sleep Review