David Kuhlmann, MD named first AASM PAC Chair
American Academy of Sleep Medicine
Thursday, April 17, 2014
David Kuhlmann, MD
The AASM is pleased to announce David C. Kuhlmann, MD as the first AASM Political Action Committee (AASM PAC) Chair. In his new position, Dr. Kuhlmann will play an important role in advancing the AASM PAC’s mission to raise awareness of sleep medicine and sleep illnesses at a governmental level, advocate for fair reimbursement payment and secure future government funding opportunities for sleep research. As chair, he will provide members with regular updates on AASM PAC activities throughout the year!
Currently, Dr. Kuhlmann is the Sleep Medical Director at Bothwell Regional Health Center in Missouri. He has served as the Chair of the AASM’s Accreditation Committee for the last 3 years and has shown interests in advancing AASM federal initiatives, such as the Stark Law exception and the Seniors Sleep Campaign. Dr. Kuhlmann is looking forward to engaging members in the AASM PAC and increasing lawmakers’ knowledge on the challenges facing sleep providers. Members can make a donation to the AASM PAC at www.aasmpac.org and can contact Dr. Kuhlmann at firstname.lastname@example.org.