Each year, the AAST recognizes individual members for their professional excellence, service and commitment to the association and to the sleep technology profession. The AAST congratulates the following recipients of the 2017 AAST Awards:
AAST Leadership Award –Robyn Woidtke, MSN, RN, RPSGT, CCSH
For exceptional leadership qualities through commitment to the growth and development of the AAST.
AAST Service Award - Joanne Hebding, RST, RPSGT
For making significant contributions to the growth and development of the sleep technology profession.
AAST Professional Development Service Award –Steven Lenik, RST, RPSGT, CCSH
For demonstrating exceptional commitment to advancing education in sleep technology.
AAST Literary Award –Tamara Sellman, RPSGT
For an original published article, paper, or textbook chapter that represents excellence in technical literary writing by a sleep technologist.
AAST New Technologist Award –Megan Mackay, RPSGT
For a recent graduate of an accredited sleep technology education program who has passed the American Board of Sleep Medicine or Board of Registered Polysomnograhpic Technologists credentialing examination and attained the RST or RPSGT credential within the past one year.
The award presentations will be made during the General Membership Meeting and Awards Ceremony on Monday, June 5, 2017, at 5:15 pm at the Hynes Convention Center. Make plans today to attend the 39th Annual Meeting and join us as we honor these deserving members.