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

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SHM Special Interest Groups allow you to collaborate and exchange ideas with colleagues based on shared interests and practice areas. Choose from over 15 Special Interest Groups to bring you a more enriched networking experience.

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State of Hospital Medicine Survey Now Open!

Your responses are invaluable in creating the most up-to-date snapshot of the state of hospital medicine for the 2018 State of Hospital Medicine Report.

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Hospital Medicine 2018: Early Bird Rate Closes January 30!

Don’t miss the largest national gathering of hospitalists in the United States, featuring a comprehensive array of educational and networking opportunities designed specifically for hospital medicine professionals. The special early bird rate closes on January 30, 2018.

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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.


Apr 08 - Apr 11

Hospital Medicine 2018

Orlando World Center Marriott, Orlando, FL
Oct 22 - Oct 25

SHM Leadership Academy 2018

JW Marriott parq Vancouver, Vancouver, BC

Video: Hospital Medicine 2018

Why attend SHM's annual conference? Hear what past attendees have to say!

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Featured Article

The Frontier of Transition Medicine: A Unique Inpatient Model for Transitions of Care

Brian Lonquich, MD Jennifer P. Woo, MD Matthew Stutz, MD and MD Alice A. Kuo, MD, PhD, MBA

Jan. 2018, Volume 13, Issue Number 11
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Too Much of a Good Thing: Appropriate CTPA Use in the Diagnosis of PE

Jason A. Stamm, MD, Kenneth E. Wood, DO

Jan. 02, 2018 free

Interventions to Reduce the Overuse of Imaging for Pulmonary Embolism: A Systematic Review

Simon Deblois, MA, MSc, Carl Chartrand-Lefebvre, MD, MSc, FRCP, Kevin Toporowicz, MD, Zhongyi Chen, Luigi Lepanto, MD, MSc, FRCP

Jan. 02, 2018 Members Only

Out with the Old, in with the New

Andrew Auerbach, MD, MPH, SFHM

Jan. 02, 2018 free

QI Enthusiast to QI Leader: Sheri Chernetsky Tejedor, MD

Eli Zimmerman

Jan. 02, 2018 free

January 2018

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Society of Hospital Medicine Chapters

SHM hosts more than 50 local chapters nationwide to increase networking, education, and collaboration within the hospital medicine community. Click the dropdown menu and select your state to find chapters in your area and learn more about upcoming meetings.

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