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SHM: More than a professional society. It's a movement.

Introducing SHM Converge

SHM is proud to announce that our Annual Conference, formerly known as Hospital Medicine 2021, has been reimagined to offer you a fully digital experience.

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SHM Condemns Recent Claims of Physicians Overcounting COVID-19 Deaths

SHM joined the Council on Medical Specialty Societies to speak out against recent claims of physicians overcounting COVID-19 deaths for political and financial gain and to support hospitalists on the front lines of the pandemic.

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Get Involved with SHM

Make your voice heard and apply for a leadership position for the 2021 term. Applications for committees and nominations for chapter leadership positions are being accepted through November 2020.

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Become a Member of SHM

Join the first and only association dedicated to supporting the needs of hospital medicine professionals. As a member of SHM, not only will you gain access to SHM's suite of member benefits, but you will also make an impact on patients and the entire hospital medicine community.


Oct 16 - Nov 30

Annual Conference Call for Abstracts

May 03 - May 07

SHM Converge

Virtualizing the Movement.

About SHM

The Society of Hospital Medicine is a professional society dedicated to serving the needs of the entire hospital medicine team. Find out more about SHM today.

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Featured Article

Relationship of Hospital Star Ratings to Race, Education, and Community Income

Bo Shi, PhD; Christopher J. King, PhD; Sean Shenghsiu Huang, PhD

October 2020, Volume 15, Issue Number 10
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Trends in COVID-19 Risk-Adjusted Mortality Rates

Leora I. Horwitz, MD, MHS; Simon A. Jones, PhD; Robert J. Cerfolio, MD; Fritz Francois, MD; Joseph Greco, MD; Bret Rudy, MD; Christopher M. Petrilli, MD

Oct. 23, 2020 free

Masks, Seat Belts, and the Politicization of Public Health

Dawn Harris Sherling, MD; Meagan Bell, BA

Oct. 21, 2020 free

Grieving and Hospital-Based Bereavement Care During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Sue E. Morris, PsyD; Nivetha Paterson, MSc (Eng); Mallika L Mendu, MD, MBA

Oct. 21, 2020 free

The Ally in the Waiting Room

Eric Butterman

Oct. 05, 2020 free

October 2020

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Physicians, Make a Plan to Vote

Anika Kumar, MD, FHM, FAAP

Sep. 24, 2020 free

The Path to Leadership

Swati Mehta, MD, FACP

Sep. 22, 2020 free

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