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SMDM signs onto Letter from Friends of AHRQ in support of 2013 Budget for AHRQ

Too many Americans receive care that is not of as high quality as it could be. We can do better, and AHRQ-funded research can show us how.

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Recognizing Critical National Priorities

Recognizing Health, Education, Job Training, Children’s and Social Services Programs as Critical National Priorities.

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SMDM supports Return on Investment: A Healthy Nation is a Prosperous Nation

Public health is the science and art of preventing disease, promoting physical and behavioral wellness, supporting personal responsibility, and prolonging life in communities where people live, work, and learn.

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National Quality Strategy:  Input from the Society for Medical Decision Making

The Society for Medical Decision Making (SMDM) has provided a scholarly forum that connects and educates researchers, providers, policymakers, and the public for more than 35 years.

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Consensus Statement on the Critical Importance of Comparative Effectiveness Research

We believe that the nation needs a publicly supported comparative effectiveness research program. Comparative effectiveness research yields evidence that doctors and patients can use to make better treatment decisions. It save lives, improves health outcomes, makes care safer, and encourages the wise use of health care dollars.
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Member Stories

Hla-Hla (Rosie) Thein, MD, MPH, PhD
Hla-Hla (Rosie) Thein, MD, MPH, PhD

"SMDM is a professional home, providing an excellent international forum to promote methodologically rigorous, multidisciplinary research for health care decision making, networking and career development."

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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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