Northwest Pacific Regional Chapter

 
The Northwest/Pacific Regional Chapter covers one of the largest geographic regions in the Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine (SAHM), including Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, Alaska and Hawaii. Membership in the national organization is not a prerequisite for membership in a Regional Chapter. The Northwest/Pacific chapter meets annually during the annual national SAHM meeting.

2016-2019

President: Taraneh Shafii
Vice President: Gina Sucato
Secretary: Yolanda Evans
Treasurer: Erik Schlocker
 

2016-2017 Goals

·         Establish a regional list serve for networking, announcement of regional CME/CEU, career opportunities, clinical resources and more!
·         Broaden awareness of NW Pacific SAHM to potentially interested colleagues
·         Facilitate and strengthen connections with regional colleagues at annual gatherings such as SAHM and other meetings
 
Get Virtually Connected! Continuing Education

To join the University of Washington/Seattle Children’s monthly education session
·         Occurs: 1st Wednesday of every month @ 8am PST
·         Connect via videoconference
·         You’ll need: access to a computer, tablet, laptop, smartphone, or conference equipment with a camera and mic
·         Click here for the conference link via Blue Jeans
 
Awards

1.      NW Pacific Visiting Lectureship Award – Chapter funds will help to support travel for a guest lecturer to your community. Click here to apply
 
2.      NW Pacific Allied Health Professional Scholarship - Chapter funds will help to support (in part) expenses of an allied health professional to attend the annual SAHM meeting.  Click here to apply
 
Join here

Dues: No charge for student and trainees; $25 all others
Membership in SAHM is not required to join a chapter, but you are invited to join. Members: log in and 
visit My Communities to network with other chapter members.

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