SDSMA Welcomes You
The SDSMA 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. Learn more.
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South Dakota Medicine is a peer-reviewed medical journal
published monthly by the SDSMA.
Congratulations to the 2022 recipients of SDSMA Awards! Nominate someone for a 2023 award today!
Promoting the improvement of government through the active participation of physicians. The PAC supports candidates who understand and embrace our philosophy and vision for the future of healthcare.
Given the changes taking place in 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.
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.
The SDSMA provides legal briefs for member physicians on a variety of rules and regulations that apply to the medical profession.
For nonmembers, legal briefs are available for purchase.