We create opportunities for people from different fields to work together collaboratively to develop novel conceptual and methodologic frameworks and research ideas. We learn from each other and strive to reduce disciplinary barriers to reach our common goals.
SMDM ConnectMember BenefitExperience a whole new way of accessing educational resources and connecting with colleagues online with SMDM Connect.
Interest GroupsMember BenefitInterest Groups are formed by Members of the Society who wish to network with medical decision researchers with similar research interests.
Regional CommunitiesMember BenefitRegional Communities are formed by Members of the Society who wish to network with medical decision researchers within a certain...
Networking During MeetingsSMDM Meetings and Conferences offer a variety of opportunities for delegates to network and socialize.
Networking Between MeetingsMember BenefitSMDM offers many opportunities to connect with others interested in medical decision making in between meetings and conferences.
Career ConsultationMember BenefitSMDM can connect you with other members to provide consultation on your professional endeavors and growth.
Become a Member
SMDM members contribute critically to health policy research in the areas of evidence-based medicine, cost effective health care, patient decision making and public health. SMDM helps you to be more than just a face in the crowd. The connections you make through SMDM can help you build a network of long-term contacts to help you throughout your career.
"SMDM played a major role in helping me launch my career. I found my postdoc then my faculty position through the Society, and I continue to collaborate with many wonderful people who I first met at the annual meeting."continue »
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.