SDMS's core purpose is to enhance the art and science of medicine by advancing medical sonography. As an SDMS member you will join an exclusive network of over 28,000 sonographers and sonography students.
The SDMS provides opportunities to earn and offer continuing medical education (CME). We also have educational resources for the sonography community.
The SDMS offers resources for the sonography industry.
The SDMS supports credentialing for sonographers and provides representation on legislative and regulatory issues that affect the sonography profession.
Formed in 2009, the SDMS Foundation is a nonprofit charitable organization affiliated with the SDMS. The SDMS Foundation fosters professional learning and excellence by working to improve the field of diagnostic medical sonography.
The SDMS provides various products for the sonography community.
The Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (SDMS) is a professional membership organization founded in 1970 to promote, advance, and educate its members and the medical community in the science of diagnostic medical sonography. The SDMS is the largest association of sonographers and sonography students in the world.
Nominations are now open for the 2020 elected Board of Director and Committee positions. As the organization by sonographers for sonographers, the SDMS depends on the knowledge, skills, and dedication of our sonographer volunteers to achieve our mission. Without our volunteers, we would not have been able to succeed in advancing sonography for the past 50 years. Please think about either submitting your name for consideration or nominating a colleague. All nominations are due February 14.
Submit Your Nominations
DIRECTOR (three open positions) - The nominee must have been a member for a minimum of two (2) consecutive years immediately prior to nomination. At the time of the nomination and election, each candidate must be an individual member (including Fellow designation) in good standing and agree to maintain such standing throughout their term in office.
*SDMS-Affiliated Organizations: Elected SDMS Board members also serve in the same position on the SDMS Foundation Board.
FINANCE COMMITTEE (one open positions) - The nominee must be an individual member (including Fellow designation) in good standing and agree to maintain such standing throughout their term in office. The nominee may not currently hold a Board position.
NOMINATING COMMITTEE (three open positions) - The nominee must be an individual member (including Fellow designation) in good standing and agree to maintain such standing throughout their term in office. The nominee may not seek or hold a Board position during the elected Nominating Committee term.
Volunteering with the SDMS has had a positive impact on me both personally and professionally and I know that you would find the experience equally rewarding. Please let me know if you have any questions about the open volunteer leadership positions. Thank you for your continued support of the SDMS and I hope to have the opportunity to work with you.
Ted Whitten, BA, RDMS, RVT, FSDMS
SDMS and SDMS Foundation President
2745 Dallas Pkwy Ste 350, Plano, TX 75093 USA
Tel: +1 214.473.8057 or 1.800.229.9506
Fax: +1 214.473.8563
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