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

Join SHM's Fellows Class of 2020

Applications are open for SHM’s Fellow and Senior Fellow in Hospital Medicine designation. Apply by September 13, 2019 to receive early-decision notification. The final deadline to apply is November 29, 2019.

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You're Invited to Leadership Academy 2019 in Nashville, TN.

SHM's expert faculty have created four leadership courses to benefit the many roles hospital medicine professionals have. Become the guiding force your hospital medicine group needs.

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Applications for SHM's Awards of Excellence Now Open!

Nominate yourself or a colleague for outstanding performance in hospital medicine in a wide variety of categories. Deadline for submissions is October 4, 2019.

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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.


Sep 09 - Sep 12

Academic Hospitalist Academy

Hilton Denver Inverness, Englewood, CO
Nov 04 - Nov 07

Leadership Academy

JW Marriott Nashville, Nashville, TN
Apr 15 - Apr 18

Hospital Medicine 2020

San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, CA

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

Leading By Example: How Medical Journals Can Improve Representation in Academic Medicine

Samir S. Shah, MD, MSCE, MHM; Erin E. Shaughnessy, MD, MSHCM; Nancy D. Spector, MD

June 2019, Volume 14, Issue Number 6
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Diversion of Controlled Drugs in Hospitals: A Scoping Review of Contributors and Safeguards

Mark Fan, BASc, MHSc; Dorothy Tscheng, RPh, BScPhm, CGP; Michael Hamilton, BSc, BEd, MD, MPH, CCFP; Bridgett Hyland, PharmD Candidate; Rachel Reding, BASc, MHSc; Patricia Trbovich, PhD

Jun. 12, 2019 Members Only

Updates in Pediatric Hospital Medicine: Six Practical Ways to Improve the Care of Hospitalized Children

Courtney L. Edgar–Zarate, MD, Christopher J. Russo, MD

Jun. 12, 2019 Members Only

Nurse Responses to Physiologic Monitor Alarms on a General Pediatric Unit

Amanda C. Schondelmeyer, MD, MSc; Nancy M. Daraiseh, PhD; Brittany Allison, BSN, RN, CPN; Cindi Acree, DNP, APRN; Allison M. Loechtenfeldt, BS; Kristen M. Timmons; Colleen Mangeot, MS; Patrick W. Brady

Jun. 11, 2019 Members Only

Following the Path to Leadership

Larry Beresford

Jun. 06, 2019 free

June 2019

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Creating Better Performance Incentives

Suzanne Bopp

Jun. 17, 2019 free

Are Hospitalists Being More Highly Valued?

Khuong Vuong, MD, FHM

Jun. 13, 2019 free

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