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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SAHM Statement on DACA

SAHM has issued a statement on the recent rescinding of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.

SAHM 2017 Presidential Address

The president's speech from the 2017 Annual Meeting in New Orleans by Dr. Tamera Coyne-Beasley has been published in JAH. You can also listen to the audio with slides.

New Adolescent Medicine Resident Curriculum

SAHM is proud to introduce our new curriculum designed both for four-week adolescent medicine rotations and for residents' longitudinal training - developed by the SAHM Education Committee and reviewed and approved by the SAHM Board.

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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