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South Dakota Medicine

South Dakota Medicine is a peer-reviewed medical journal published monthly by the SDSMA. Members have access to full issues online. Are you interested in submitting an article for review? Click here

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  • Sept292016
    District 6 Presidential Visit 6 pm - Mitchell
  • Oct42016
    "Termination of an Employment Contract" Webinar 7 pm CT - Register here through WebEx
  • Oct42016
    District 2 & 12 Presidential Visit 6 pm - 2nd Street Station, Watertown
  • Oct52016
    District 3 Presidential Visit 6 pm - Pheasant Lounge, Brookings
  • Oct62016
    District 1 Presidential Visit 6 pm - Moccasin Creek Country Club, Aberdeen
  • Oct122016
    District 5 Presidential Visit 6 pm - Ryan's Hangar Restaurant & Ace Lounge, Huron
  • Oct132016
    District 8 Presidential Visit 6 pm - The Landing Restaurant & Lounge, Yankton
  • Oct192016
    District 9 Presidential Visit 6 pm - Rushmore Hotel, Rapid City
  • Nov32016
    Executive Committee Meeting 12:30 pm - RedRossa, Pierre
  • Nov42016
    Council Meeting 9 am - RedRossa, Pierre
  • Nov42016
    Membership Open Forum 10 am - RedRossa, Pierre