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  • Lessons for All Hospitalists from PHM 2023

    November 1, 2023

    Dr. Kumar In August 2023, the Pediatric Hospital Medicine (PHM) community celebrated 20 years of hosting the Pediatric Hospital Medicine Conference. The milestone was marked by highlighting the...

  • Meet SHM’s 2023 DEI Scholarship Winner: Cedric Mutebi

    November 1, 2023

    Cedric Mutebi and his mom Lucy. The Society of Hospital Medicine bestowed its second annual Hospital Medicine Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion scholarship earlier this year to Cedric Mutebi, a...

  • Bridging the Gap: How Do You Interpret an Osmolal Gap?

    November 1, 2023

    Case A 53-year-old man with chronic kidney disease on hemodialysis presented with abdominal pain, nausea, and vomiting. He drinks three to 12 beers daily and denied ingestion of toxic alcohol. Labs...

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  • Questions Remain About Nirsevimab’s Impact

    November 16, 2023

    The new monoclonal antibody nirsevimab may radically change incidence and outcomes for respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) infections in young pediatric patients, especially when combined with the...

  • Movers and Shakers November 2023

    November 16, 2023

    Dr. Davidyock John Davidyock, MD, FACP, SFHM, has been named senior vice president and chief physician executive at UF Health Central Florida, Leesburg, Fla. Most recently he served as vice...

  • Chapter Spotlight: Connecticut

    November 1, 2023

    No one starts out as the president of an SHM chapter. In fact, it’s usually the opposite. Folks are recruited to join because someone sees potential in them, and they rise to the top as their work...

  • SIG Spotlight: VA Hospitalists

    November 1, 2023

    The practice of medicine, particularly in the hospitalized setting, is viewed by some as bureaucracy at scale. The federal government, particularly in the hospitalized setting, could be described the...

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  • Editorial Board Applications Open

    If you're an engaged SHM member looking for an opportunity to share your expertise and insight through the pages of a magazine, consider applying for a position on The Hospitalist's editorial board. We're taking applications now through Jan. 15, 2024.

  • Journal of Hospital Medicine's November Issue Highlights

    Original Research: Midline catheters in patients with advance chronic kidney disease
    Brief Reports: Observing sources of system resilience using in situ alarm simulations
    Leadership and Professional Development: Making the decision to get a degree while working
    Clinical Guideline Highlights: The use of blended diets in children with enteral feeding tubes
    Point-Counterpoint: Should teaching hospitals be required to provide direct care?

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