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.
Dear SDMS Members,
Happy new year! I hope that you had a wonderful and safe holiday season.
In 2021, the SDMS is committed to providing you with the resources that you need to succeed as a sonographer. One of the ways that we are doing this is through a robust schedule of educational offerings designed to meet your needs. Based on your enthusiastic feedback about our 2020 virtual events, we are pleased to offer a SDMS Virtual Conference in spring 2021 as well as continuing our popular SDMS Knowledge Series, SDMS Virtual Seminars and SDMS CME Crunch Week. For more information about our virtual events, please visit the SDMS Virtual Events page.
The SDMS also looks forward to hosting the 2021 SDMS Annual Conference, October 14 – 16 at the Gaylord Rockies in Denver, Colorado. The SDMS staff is closely monitoring the COVID-19 pandemic and will follow recommendations from the CDC and the WHO as well as state and local regulations governing the ability to hold or host events such as the 2021 SDMS Annual Conference.
Don’t forget that as an SDMS member, you have access to over 500 on-demand CME opportunities located in SDMS Learning Opportunities. Designed for sonographers, the CME opportunities cover a variety of topics in all specialties. You can also access the Journal of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (JDMS) CME tests in SDMS Learning Opportunities.
I hope that you will mark your calendar and make plans to participate in one of our events in 2021. Thank you being an SDMS member. I wish you a safe and productive year filled with opportunities to make a difference in your patients’ lives.
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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