the mission of SBM
Creating human connection is fundamental
to quality, patient-centered care.
The Society of Bedside Medicine is a global community of physician educators dedicated to bedside teaching and improving physical examination and diagnostic skills. The purpose of SBM is to foster a culture of bedside medicine through deliberate practice and teaching, and by encouraging innovation in education and research on the role of the clinical encounter in 21st century medicine.
WHO WE ARE
A Global Community of Like-Minded Professionals
The Society of Bedside Medicine is an organization made up of clinicians dedicated to enhancing the clinical encounter with the patient. By fostering a global culture of bedside medicine through education, research, and practice, the SBM unites patients and providers at the bedside. Read more.
What are the Benefits of Becoming a Member?
Whether you’re new to bedside medicine or a long-time practitioner, The Society of Bedside Medicine can serve as a valuable resource for education and inspiration.
Members enjoy access to state-of-the art teaching techniques, opportunities for bedside medicine collaborations, and membership to a global community of like-minded clinicians.
Vice Chair for the Theory & Practice of Medicine, Stanford University
SBM Founding Member and Advisory Council