Society of General Internal Medicine
Since the organization’s inception in 1978 as the Society for Research and Education in Primary Care Internal Medicine, SGIM has strived to advance and promote the field of academic general internal medicine. SGIM members conduct cutting edge research and teach medical students, residents, and fellows how to care for adult patients as internal medicine providers across the spectrum of care centers in both inpatient and outpatient settings. Additionally, our community acts as the research and clinical practice hub in internal medicine including preventative measures and treatment services for patients. Simply put, SGIM has been the home for academic internal medicine providers interested in research, education and clinical practice for over three decades.
As a member of the SGIM, you have full access to our member benefits and networking opportunities. These tools will enable you to excel in the practice of academic general internal medicine and your career regardless of your experience level. As you explore the many facets of being a SGIM member, you will find that the programs and activities of SGIM are innovative and a reflection of the shared interests and needs of its members.
Below is a summary of the benefits you will receive as a member of SGIM. To find a detailed summary of each of these benefits, please click one on of the topics below