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    The SDSMA is a professional organization representing more than 2,000 physicians, residents and medical students who are dedicated to patient health and advancing the practice of medicine. Read more about the SDSMA.  
  •  Doctor of the Day  Sign up to be Doctor of the Day at the State Capitol during the 2016 Legislative Session. Doctors of the Day get a first-hand look at the legislative process and how it affects the practice of medicine. Learn more.
  • CDL Course OfferingThe National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners is a new program requiring all medical examiners who perform physical examinations for CDL drivers be trained and certified. The SDSMA is offering an online training course designed to meet this new requirement. Take a course.

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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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  • Feb12016
    Nomination Deadline for SDSMA Awards Learn more
  • Feb42016
    Medical Student Day at the Legislature Pierre
  • Feb22-242016
    American Medical Association National Advocacy Conference Washington, DC
  • March82016
    Center for Physician Resources Practice Support Series on Risk Mitigation: "Apology & Communication in Medicine" 7 pm - Register here
  • April52016
    Center for Physician Resources Practice Support Series on Physician Employment: "Understanding an Employment Contract - Quality of Life Issues" 7 pm - Register here
  • June32016
    SDSMA Annual Leadership Conference Hilton Garden Inn, Downtown Sioux Falls - Learn more