Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography

SDMS Membership Categories

Individual Membership

​SDMS Membership is available to all individuals practicing or interested in the field of diagnostic medical sonography. ​Membership benefits begin on the date of join or renewal and run the full length of the membership term based on the option purchased (not by calendar year).

Join or Renew

Category Eligibility Requirements Member Benefits Annual Dues
Standard Member

Any individual practicing or interested in the field of diagnostic medical sonography

All individual SDMS member benefits  (1, 2 or 3 year term options available)  $160
Retired Member

Any individual age 60 or older who would like to remain engaged with the field of sonography

All individual SDMS member benefits EXCEPT unlimited CME credit opportunities*  $80
Student Member

Any student enrolled in a sonography or other healthcare-related educational program, subject to program verification

All individual SDMS member benefits with online-only version of the JDMS  $45
Graduate Member

SDMS Student members renewing for their first year following graduation

All individual SDMS member benefits  $80
Fellow Member Individual members who have made outstanding contributions to the field of sonography and the SDMS**

All individual SDMS member benefits and free lifetime SDMS member dues

* Retired members will be able to purchase CME credits separately at member discount.
** Subject to eligibility requirements and SDMS Board approval.

All individual SDMS members hold the privilege of nominating and voting for the election of Directors, Officers, or Board Committee members, and any other matter submitted by the Board to the voting members.

Organizational Membership

Organizational Membership is available to any for-profit or non-profit entity (e.g., corporation, limited liability company, partnership, etc.), but is not available to an individual. Organizational Members do not hold the right to nominate or vote, be elevated to SDMS Fellow, or to run for elected office.

You may fill out the organizational membership application form or contact the SDMS Membership Department to apply for organizational membership.

Organizational Memberships - Best Value  

Advance Sonography