SAHM members are leading experts in the study and practice of adolescent healthcare. They work in the fields of medicine, nursing, psychology, public health, social work, nutrition, education and law. Throughout the world, SAHM members are involved in service, teaching, or research concerned with the health and well-being of all adolescents and young adults.
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Recent press releases
Oakbrook Terrace, IL - For over fifty years the US has been a leader in training health providers in the specialty of adolescent health, recognizing adolescence as a unique period of life – the gateway to adulthood – where positive interventions have long lasting benefits for the future health and wellbeing of individuals, communities and countries.
The recent Trump administration travel ban stands in direct opposition to the mission of the Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine, an international organization committed to improving the physical and psychosocial health and well-being of all adolescents and young adults, regardless of religion or country of origin.
"On behalf of the Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine (SAHM) I would like to express our most sincere condolences to the families and friends of those who were injured and lost their lives in the Orlando shooting."
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