Australasian Sleep Association
The Australasian Sleep Association (ASA) began by a small group of passionate people and is the peak scientific body in Australia & New Zealand representing clinicians, scientists and researchers in the broad area of Sleep. Its many functions include:
- Promoting education and training in sleep health and sleep medicine within its membership
- Fostering research
- Establishing clinical guidelines
The ASA is a company limited by guarantee and is run by a Board of Directors consisting of elected members of the Association. Now recognised as a Health Promotion Charity and is registered with Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC). ASA has DGR status allowing donations to the ASA to be tax deductible to the donor.