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2018 Call for Officers and Trustees

Deadline for Officer and Trustee Nominations is February 23, 2018, 5:00 PM ET

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PCORI Expert Panel Meeting - Report now available

The final report of the PCORI Expert Panel Meeting on Advancing Medical Decision Making is now available. 

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St. Louis in Review

St. Louis in Review

An overview of the 37th SMDM Annual North American Meeting in St. Louis, MO. Included are audio and video recordings, photos, and a Storify news story via Twitter. 

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Doctors and patients making decisions together could reduce the number of antibiotics prescribed

A new Cochrane Review published shows that when doctors and patients are encouraged to discuss the need for prescribing antibiotics for acute respiratory infections jointly, fewer are prescribed. This may be useful in the fight against antibiotic resistance. 

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Hilton Lam, MHA, PhD

Ever since I was a PhD student, I found SMDM articles to be of high quality, balanced scientific treatment, and technically accessible.

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MDM Journal

MDM Journal

MDM offers rigorous and systematic approaches to decision making that are designed to improve the health and clinical care of individuals and to assist with health policy development.

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