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

Earn Hospitalist CME and MOC on Your Schedule

Re-energize and focus your practice with the latest research, best practices, and newest innovations in hospital medicine. Access world-class hospitalist content until 2024 with SHM Converge On Demand.

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All New Location

SHM Leadership Academy's flexible program was designed for hospitalists, by hospitalists with your work-life balance in mind. While you advance your leadership skills in one of four courses offered, you also have time to relax on the beaches of Amelia Island at the Omni Resort in Florida from October 25-28, 2021.

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Join SHM's Fellows Class of 2022

Applications are open for SHM’s Fellow and Senior Fellow in Hospital Medicine designation. Apply by September 17, 2021 to receive early-decision notification. The final deadline to apply is November 19, 2021.

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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 25 - Oct 28

Leadership Academy

Omni Resort, Amelia Island, FL
Apr 07 - Apr 10

SHM Converge 2022

Music City Center, Nashville, TN

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

Risk of Intestinal Necrosis With Sodium Polystyrene Sulfonate: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Jürgen L. Holleck, MD; Andrea E. Roberts, MD; Elizabeth A. Marhoffer, MD; Alyssa A. Grimshaw, MSLIS; Craig G. Gunderson, MD

August 2021, Volume 16, Issue Number 8
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Buried Deep

Max Ruge, MD; Mosmi Surati, MD; Reza Manesh, MD; John Segreti, MD; Joanna Solarewicz, DO; Benjamin Mba, MD

Jul. 28, 2021 Members Only

Falling Through the Cracks

Shaili Gupta, MBBS; Matthew J. Klebanoff, MD; Ashutosh Pathak, MD; Ndidi I. Unaka, MD, MEd; Brian Herbst, MD

Jul. 28, 2021 Members Only

Designing Quality Programs for Rural Hospitals

Jonathan E. Fried, MD, MPP; David T. Liebers, MD, MPP, MPhil; Aaron L. Schwartz, MD, PhD

Jul. 28, 2021 Members Only

Hospital Disaster Preparation Confronts COVID

Larry Beresford

Aug. 02, 2021 free

August 2021

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SHM Chapters

SHM hosts more than 60 local chapters nationwide to increase networking, education, and collaboration within the hospital medicine community. Click the map to find chapters in your area and learn more about upcoming meetings.