Benefits of Membership

SMDM Members have access to a wide variety of networking, educational and career development resources. Following is a sample of benefits SMDM members receive:

  • Access to a network of health decision scientists around the world
  • SMDM Connect ─ Inclusion in and access to SMDM’s online resource and networking center. You can post and contribute in the Member Forum, view resources and job openings, catch up on recent issues of the e-newsletter and MDM Journal, and get involved in Interest Groups
  • Medical Decision Making and MDM P&P ─ The Society’s journals devoted to the theory and practice of medical decision making
  • Discounts on SMDM’s North American and European Meetings and Conferences
  • Discounts on educational offerings, including short courses and online educational resources
  • Quarterly E-Newsletter
  • Job Postings and resources geared toward health decision scientists
  • Syllabi other members have created for their courses
  • Mentoring and career development opportunities

Member Stories

Newell McElwee, PharmD, MSPH
Newell McElwee, PharmD, MSPH

"SMDM is the professional home to what I consider the top scientists in the field and the scientific meetings always inspire me.   I also consider SMDM membership an indicator of exposure to rigorous methods and cutting edge science when reviewing resumes."

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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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