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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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.

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, this 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

 

Global Adolescent Health Equity
March 14-17, 2018

Westin Seattle
Seattle, WA, USA

SAHM is celebrating 50 years of meetings this year in Seattle, WA. To celebrate SAHM's golden anniversary, we're hosting a can't-miss event at the Great Hall at Union Station the Thursday night of the meeting. When you register for the meeting, make sure you reserve your spot for the celebratory dinner event. Space is limited so book early.



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

Errol L. Fields, MD, MPH, PhD
Johns Hopkins
 
Richard J. Chung, MD, FSAHM
Duke University

50 for 50

    
In honor of SAHM's golden anniversary, please consider contributing to SAHM's 50 for 50 campaign supporting SAHM's many initiatives including awards, scholarships, research and more.