The Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine (SAHM) is a multidisciplinary organization committed to improving the physical and psychosocial health and well-being of adolescents and young adults through advocacy, clinical care, health promotion, professional development and research.
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Edie Moore Student Travel Scholarship

Time is running out to apply for the Edie Moore Student Travel Scholarship. All students and or post-graduate trainees interested in pursuing a career in adolescent health or medicine are encouraged to apply by October 27, 2017.

BOD Trainee Rep Call for Nominations

The call for nominations for the next SAHM Trainee Representative position on the Board of Directors closes next Friday! This position serves as a liaison between the SAHM Board of Directors and all SAHM students and trainees.

Call for JAH Editor-in-Chief

SAHM has opened a call for a new editor-in-chief of its official scholarly journal, the Journal of Adolescent Health (JAH). Applications are due December 15, 2017, and a final decision will be made the summer of 2018. The official term will begin July, 2019.

SAHM 2018 Annual Meeting

 

March 14-17, 2018

Westin Seattle
Seattle, WA, USA
 

Global Adolescent Health Equity

Too many adolescents and young adults throughout our world encounter great challenges in attaining health, safety, well-being, and their full human potential. What existing structures within and between countries contribute to these challenges? How can we positively change and create new structures that result in respect, dignity, and equity for all? In this meeting, diverse multidisciplinary adolescent health professionals from throughout the world will assemble to share, discuss, critique, and generate strategies that ensure that all young people have full and equal access to opportunities that enable them to achieve healthy, productive, and meaningful lives.

   

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