PROFESSIONAL SLEEP ORGANIZATIONS

Updated May 22, 1997

| American Sleep Disorders Association | Association of Polysomnographic Technologists | National Center for Sleep Disorders Research/National Heart Lung & Blood Institute | National Foundation for Sleep Related Disorders in Children | Sleep Medicine Research Foundation | National Sleep Foundation |

AMERICAN SLEEP DISORDERS ASSOCIATION (ASDA)
Jerome A. Barrett, Executive Director

1610 14th Street NW
Suite 300
Rochester, MN 55901
Switchboard: (507) 287-6006
Fax: (507) 287-6008
E-mail: asda@millcomm.com
Newsletter: ASDA Update and ASDA News (For members only)
Internet address: http://www.wisc.edu/asda/.

For information on Government Affairs ask for Jerry Barrett or Jennifer Torgrimson.

ASSOCIATION OF POLYSOMNOGRAPHIC TECHNOLOGISTS (APT)
Linda Gordon, Executive Director
E-mail: amp-info@applmeapro.com

P. O. Box 14861
Lenexa, KS 66285-4861
Tel: (913) 541-1991
Fax: (913) 541-0156

Newsletter: A2Z Newsletter (for active members only)

Pamela Minkley, RPSGT and President
2025 S. Washington Ave.
Suite 300
Lansing, MI 48910-0817
Tel: (517) 334-2510
Fax: (517) 334-2105

Internet address: http://www.aptweb.org/index.htm

NATIONAL CENTER ON SLEEP DISORDERS RESEARCH (NCSDR)
James P. Kiley, Ph.D., Director
E-mail: kileyj@gwgate.nhlbi.nih.gov

Two Rockledge Centre Ste. 7024
6701 Rockledge Drive MSC 7920
Bethesda, MD 20892-7920
Tel: (301) 435-0199
Fax: (301) 480-3451
Internet address: http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/nhlbi/nhlbi.html

NOTE: The NCSDR is part of NHLBI.

National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI) Information Center: (301) 251-1222

What they offer:
The NHBLI Information Center has a telephone information service to answer questions about high blood pressure, cholesterol, smoking, asthma, heart attacks, heart disease, obesity, blood resources, sleep apnea and insomnia. They have a database with more than 16,000 materials; a library and reading room open to the general public; and regular program updates.

Call the NHBLI Information Center to receive these sleep disorders publications:

To keep up with the latest info on heart disease and/or asthma, ask for a free subscription to HeartMemo/AsthmaMemo. By signing up to receive HeartMemo/AsthmaMemo, you will automatically receive other announcements about NHBLI's health education materials and products.

To receive HeartMemo and/or AsthmaMemo, and to be placed on their mailing list, request the form for the publications. Send completed form to:

NHBLI Information Center
P. O. Box 30105
Bethesda, MD 20824-0105
ATTN: Mailing List Registration

NATIONAL FOUNDATION FOR SLEEP AND RELATED DISORDERS IN CHILDREN (NFSRDC)
Mary Kay Jenkner, Executive Director

4200 W. Peterson
Suite 109
Chicago, IL 60646
Tel: (708) 971-1086
Fax: (312) 434-5311

NATIONAL SLEEP FOUNDATION (NSF)
Reid Blank, Associate Director

1367 Connecticut Avenue NW, Suite 200
Washington, DC 20036
Fax: (202) 785-2880
E-mail: natsleep@haven.ios.com
Internet Address: http://www.sleepfoundation.org/

SLEEP MEDICINE RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC.
4975 Bradenton Avenue
Dublin, Ohio 43017
Contact Person: Karen McCloskey
Tel: (614) 792-7632
Fax: (614) 766-2599
E-mail: 73204.100@Compuserve.Com

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