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The 3rd Annual SPM Conference will be held in Boston, MA on October 15, 2019. Join us in helping to make participatory medicine real. Register today!

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Participatory Medicine is a movement in which patients and healthcare professionals actively collaborate and encourage one another as full partners in health.

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Personalizing Value in Cancer Care: The Case for Incorporating Patient Preferences Into Routine Clinical Decision Making
Published on 2019-07-10

A Family’s Guide to the ICU, Part 4: The Human Aspect of Care
Published 7/19/2019 in SPM Blog
This is Part 4 of a four part series, introduced Monday, based on my family’s experience with our mother’s unexpected and dramatic ICU stay and bilateral lung transplant. [  Go to Part 1  |  Part 2  | ... read more ❯


3rd Annual Conference:
Time 4 Change

SPM 2019 Conference

Join us on October 15, 2019 in Boston for our 3rd annual conference, Time 4 Change: Making Participatory Medicine Real. Interested in attending? Learn more now.


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Strategic Plan

The 2019 Strategic Plan was informed by a planning meeting and lengthy discussion among the board and other members to help guide the organization into developing future organizational priorities. While the plan is intended to provide general direction, it will be revisited and adapted as needed.

Our previous plan is also available: SPM Pre-2019 Strategic Plan.

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