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Support SAHM's 50 for 50 Campaign

SAHM is celebrating 50 years of promoting adolescent health and well-being. In honor of SAHM's golden year, we are launching our 50 for 50 donation campaign, designed to raise one dollar for every year of SAHM to support SAHM's ongoing iniatives and goals.

Elect Your SAHM Leadership

SAHM members, the annual election of SAHM officers is now open! Check your email for your unique username and password to submit your ballot. 

SAHM Signs on to Prevent Sale of Dietary Supplements to Minors

SAHM partnered with several other organizations in writing a letter to the Massachusetts State Legislature urging them to pass Bill H.1195, "An Act protecting children from harmful diet pills and muscle-building supplements,”. It would restrict these supplements to 18 and older.

Registration is open for SAHM18!

SAHM celebrates its 50th anniversary in Seattle, WA, next March. Don't miss this milestone meeting of adolescent health professionals. Register today and book your ticket for the 50th anniversary party!

SAHM, ACOG and AAP Send Letter to Office of Refugee Resettlement

The three organizations sent a letter to Director Scott Lloyd expressing serious concerns about reports of women and adolescents in the Office of Refugee Resettlement shelters being denied access to reproductive health care, specifically access to abortion.

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.

Thinking about coming? Listen to what a couple members have to say:
 

Past President Michael Resnick, PhD, FSAHM

 

Lisette Yorke, MD
First-time attendee in 2017

 

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