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.
Noun, plural so·no·mo·ji or so·no·mo·jis
1. (sometimes initial capital letter) Digital technology; a small digital picture combining “sound” and a picture or symbol; used in text messages and other electronic communications that represents a thing, feeling, concept, etc. related to the field of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (a diagnostic imaging modality that uses reflected high-frequency sound waves to generate medical images of internal body structures or organs).
Example: She texted me a sonomoji with an ultrasound probe in her hand, which may mean she is doing a sonogram right now.
The SDMS retooled existing emojis and created new ones to fit the needs of sonographers. The Sonomojis focus both on the humorous aspects and realities of being a sonographer.
Sonomojis Win ASAE 2018 Gold Circle Merit Award
The Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (SDMS) is pleased to announce that it has won an American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) 2018 Gold Circle Merit Award in the new product/service launch category. The Merit Award recognizes the ingenuity and playfulness of the SDMS’ Sonomoji: Express Yourself campaign for Medical Ultrasound Awareness Month (MUAM) 2017.
To celebrate this victory, we have launched a second round of Sonomojis. As before, the new Sonomojis focus both on the humorous aspects and realities of being a sonographer. As a bonus, several of the popular ones from the first round were also animated for even more fun.
If you already purchased the original Sonomoji Sticker Pack, you will receive the second round of Sonomojis free of charge.
There are two ways to get them:
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