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To promote the highest value in patient care and health of the public through the scholarship of continuing medical and interprofessional education.


To be the premier academic continuing medical and interprofessional education society that advances the field of continuing education in the best interest of patients and communities.

A Brief History of SACME (PDF)


Current membership includes more than 300 professionals representing the leading medical schools, academic medical centers, teaching hospitals, and medical specialty societies in the United States and Canada.


SACME committee members are influential educators dedicated to the advancement of continuing medical education for the ultimate improvement of patient care. Committee info 


SACME benefits from a team of dedicated administrators who drive day-to-day operations. Meet the team

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Board and Officers

Our Guiding Principles

  1. Advance the theory and evidence to improve continuing education of clinicians, educators, and researchers. 
  2. Study the planning, implementation, and evaluation of continuing education programs and activities. 
  3. Collaborate to solve complex challenges facing leaders, clinicians, educators, and researchers in the field of continuing education. 
  4. Support scholarship and dissemination of continuing education, including discovery, integration, application, and teaching. 
  5. Guide the development of an interprofessional infrastructure necessary to improve continuing education to better serve patient care. 
  6. Address the full range of professional competencies required for excellence in clinical practice and education.

Meet the board of directors


SACME's bylaws were first ratified on April 2, 1976. The latest version was ratified on October 7, 2021. Download current bylaws


SACME has developed a policies and procedures handbook, approved by the board of directors on November 2, 2014. See it here

Protocol for Research Engagement and Use of Data

SACME leadership has adopted the following protocol for research-related activities. Our intention is to support scholarly advancements and contributions through this protocol. Learn more


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