SDSMA Welcomes You.
The South Dakota State Medical Association is a professional organization representing practicing physicians, residents, medical students and retired physicians who are all dedicated to patient health and advancing the practice of medicine.RENEW Your Membership
South Dakota Medicine is a peer-reviewed medical journal
published monthly by the SDSMA.
SDSMA Center for Physician Resources Health Leadership Institute
Given the enormous changes now taking place in health and healthcare across the nation, there has never been a greater need for physician leadership. Gain an in-depth knowledge of the role leadership plays in medicine and develop a skill-set for a leadership role within your practice location, health system, and more.
The new cohort begins October 2021 Learn more
Opioid Prescribing Guidelines
The SDSMA is at the forefront by providing physicians with helpful, evidence-based guidelines for prescribing opiate analgesics to both effectively treat pain and minimize patient risk.
See the SDSMA's white paper for recommended best practices.