Latest News, Announcements and Highlights from the Society.
First Articles Available for NEW Open Access Journal, Medical Decision Making Policy & Practice
SMDM is pleased to announce the launch of a new, open access journal, titled Medical Decision Making Policy & Practice (MDM P&P).
Click here to view the first collection of articles.Continue Reading >
Comment on draft update to CE in Health and Medicine
The Second Panel on Cost-Effectiveness in Health and Medicine is posting for public comment selected draft chapters for its updated book, Cost-Effectiveness in Health and Medicine.Continue Reading >
SMDM Joins Others in Support of Funding for AHRQ
SMDM joins 40 other healthcare groups requesting that the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Human Services, Education and Related Agencies provide AHRQ with $375 million in base discretionary funding in FY 2015Continue Reading >
SMDM Signs onto letter from the Coalition for Health Funding
Our health is inextricably linked to our mission readiness on the battlefield, our productivity on the job, our educational attainment in the classroom, and our competitiveness around the world. Federal agencies and programs have a unique role in enhancing Americans’ health and well-being. Investment in these areas has and will continue to show returns on taxpayer dollars.Continue Reading >
Laurent Metz, MD, MBA
"Through the SMDM network I have been in contact with SMDM members in Asia Pacific"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.