Join or Renew Your Membership

SMDM helps you to be more than just a face in the crowd. 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. If you are involved in health care decision making, working in a hospital, university, foundation, industry or government, at any stage of your career, SMDM can provide you with a scholarly home and opportunities for collaboration, professional growth, networking and mentorship.

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Membership Dues

*All memberships run from January - December. New members who join with their Annual Meeting registration in the fall will have their membership honored for the following year.
**Multi-year memberships are available and encouraged.
***Please see special categories of membership for more information on Trainee, LMIC and Emeritus member eligibility

One Year Regular Membership: USD 315
Two Year Regular Membership: USD 630
Three Year Regular Membership: USD 945
One Year Trainee Membership: USD 100
Two Year Trainee Membership: USD 200
Three Year Trainee Membership: USD 300
One Year Low-Middle Income Country (LMIC) Membership: USD 100
Two Year Low-Middle Income Country (LMIC) Membership: USD 200
Three Year Low-Middle Income Country (LMIC) Membership: USD 300
One Year Emeritus Membership: USD 175
Two Year Emeritus Membership: USD 350
Three Year Emeritus Membership: USD 525

All memberships come with a complimentary online subscription to Medical Decision Making journal. 

Member Stories

Jeremy D. Goldhaber-Fiebert, PhD
Jeremy D. Goldhaber-Fiebert, PhD

"SMDM is my professional home, providing an excellent forum to maintain connections with colleagues and venue to distribute and consume methodologically rigorous, multidisciplinary research."

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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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