WASM Exam Purpose, Content and Organization

The WASM Sleep Medicine Examination is designed to cover many aspects of sleep science, extant practice guidelines, diagnostic nosology, presentation and associated features of sleep disorders, epidemiology of sleep disorders, clinical pharmacology, behavioral therapeutics, instrumentation, methodology, and sleep health. The specific organization for the examination into three parts as follows:

Part 1- Basic and clinical science (60 questions)

Part 2- Applied methods and standards in sleep medicine (60 questions)

Part 3- Clinical practice (30 questions)

For specific information about the spectrum of topics covered see the WASM Curriculum posted on this website by clicking here.