The following is a list of upcoming meetings and conferences. SMDM meetings provide a highly interactive forum for discussion of novel research based on decision and behavior theory and analytical models applied to health related decisions. Presentations or original research, keynote talks, special symposia and short courses offer attendees the opportunity to explore diverse topics in medical decision making.

Core Course Certificate Program

Virtual Short Courses
July 13 - August 18, 2021

SMDM offers a Certificate of Completion to individuals who complete the SMDM Core Courses. SMDM Core Shore Courses will be offered July 13, through August 18, 2021.

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43rd Annual North American Meeting

Virtual Meeting
October 18 - October 20, 2021

From the Individual to Society: How Systems and Societal Factors Shape Health Care Decisions

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18th Biennial European Conference

Berlin, Germany
May 29 - May 31, 2022

Linking Research to Evidence-Based Action for Patients, Providers and Policy Decision Makers 

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44th Annual North American Meeting

Seattle, WA
October 23 - October 26, 2022

Theme: Better for Whom? Advancing Equity in Medical Decision Making

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Save The Date

45th Annual North American Meeting

Philadelphia, PA
October 22 - October 25, 2023

Theme: TBD

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Member Stories

Dana Alden, PhD
Dana Alden, PhD

"I never felt that I was a newcomer even though I was"

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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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