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Increase your involvement at SHM

Collaborate with your hospital medicine colleagues to further the vision and objectives of SHM by volunteering on a committee.

About SHM Committees

Committees play an essential role in SHM’s operations. Joining a committee allows you to play a bigger role in SHM’s major initiatives, from building resources for the specialty to ensuring that SHM remains at the forefront of hospital medicine. As a committee member, you will work with hospital medicine professionals on a national and international stage.

Committee Member Expectations

Committees are charged with ensuring that SHM is effectively meeting its mission and goals. Please review the charges and goals outlined below to ensure that you are prepared to actively participate and contribute to the team.

In addition to the committee’s charges and goals, you must:

  • Be an active member of SHM
  • Be prepared to dedicate no less than 2 hours each month to the work of the committee, including participation in conference calls and projects
  • Demonstrate a professional background or interest that can enhance the objectives of the committee

View committee roles and responsibilities.

Apply for a Committee

Applicant Requirements

To apply for a SHM committee, you must be a current member of the Society of Hospital Medicine with no outstanding or unpaid balances on your account. Need to check your member status? Log in.

2019-2020 Committee Term

Applications for the 2019-2020 committee term are now closed. All applicants were informed of decisions in January 2019. 

2020-2021 Committee Term

Applications for the 2020-2021 committee term will open in mid-August 2019 and close mid-October 2019. Decisions will be made and provided in January 2020. Please check this page for more information.

Contact us for more information about volunteering on a committee or other ways to get involved.

Current SHM Committees

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