Southern Medical Association


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Postdischarge Evaluation for Individuals Hospitalized with COVID-19

Gail Berkenblit, MD, PhD, Kaelin O’Connell, MD, Sara Mixter, MD, MPH, Caitlin Dowd-Green, PharmD, Rosalyn W. Stewart, MD, MS

Original Article

Stigma, Social Support, and Substance Use in Diverse Men Who Have Sex With Men and Transgender Women Living with HIV in the US Southeast

Katherine R. Schafer, MD, Amanda E. Tanner, PhD, MPH, Lilli Mann-Jackson, MPH, Jorge Alonzo, JD, Eunyoung Y. Song, PhD, Scott D. Rhodes, PhD, MPH

Review Article

OPEN: An Epidemic Supplanted by a Pandemic: Vaping-Related Illness and COVID-19

Yoo Mee Shin, MD, Daniel P. Hunt, MD, Joyce Akwe, MD, MPH

Original Article

The Safe Discharge Checklist: A Standardized Discharge Planning Curriculum for Medicine Trainees

Elizabeth L. Eden, MD, MS, Scott Rothenberger, PhD, Allison DeKosky, MD, Anna K. Donovan, MD, MS

Original Article

CME Article: How Food Insecurity and Financial Difficulty Relate to Emotional Well-Being and Social Functioning

Akiko Kamimura, PhD, MSW, Rebecca Higham, MPH, Samin Panahi, MS, Edward Lee, MS, Rachel J. Griffin, BA, Justine Sundrud, BS, Mary Lucero, MPA


The Patient-Resident Physician Covenant

Benjamin W. Frush, MD, MA


SMA also has online courses and lectures for credit available directly through our website. CME available 24/7. No cost to members.

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SMA provides podcasts that are free audio interviews with leaders in medicine related to clinical and non-clinical topics. Also offer CME for certain podcasts.

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This page highlights oral and poster abstracts presented during SMA events including the Annual Scientific Assembly, Southern Region Burn, and more!

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