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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 Student, Trainee, Bridge, LMIC and Emeritus member eligibility

One Year Regular Membership: USD 330
Two Year Regular Membership: USD 660
Three Year Regular Membership: USD 990

One Year Student Membership: USD 130
One Year Trainee Membership: USD 230
One Year Bridge Membership: USD 230

One Year Low-Middle Income Country (LMIC) Membership: USD 130
Two Year Low-Middle Income Country (LMIC) Membership: USD 260
Three Year Low-Middle Income Country (LMIC) Membership: USD 390

One Year Emeritus Membership: USD 185
Two Year Emeritus Membership: USD 370
Three Year Emeritus Membership: USD 550
All memberships come with a complimentary online subscription to Medical Decision Making journal. 

Member Stories

Negin Hajizadeh, MD, MPH
Negin Hajizadeh, MD, MPH

I have been coming to SMDM for the past 11 years and return every year because it’s the only society where research is presented, and training is provided on methods of informing medical decision making across the spectrum. 

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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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