Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography

SDMS Announcements

Apply for SDMS Competitions by May 31

by Manju Alexander
The SDMS is now accepting applications for the W. Frederick Sample Student Excellence Award, the SDMS Scientific Presentation Competition, and the Sonographer and Student Poster Exhibit Competitions. Click here or below to learn more about the competitions.

All applications and submissions must be received by May 31, 2018.

SDMS Scientific Presentation Competition
The Scientific Presentation Competition, which is a two-part competition, encourages sonographers to further research in the field and their own careers by conducting presentations that may address original clinical or educational research, literature reviews, case studies, best practices, or other areas related to diagnostic medical sonography.

SDMS 2017 Scientific Presentation
Scientific Presentation Competition
1st Place: Kelsy Fisher, MHS, RDMS, RVT, RDCS, Courtney Sorensen, BGS, RDMS


Sonographer and Student Poster Exhibit Competitions
The Sonographer and Student Poster Exhibit Competition encourages sonographers and students to further research in the field and their own careers by creating poster presentations of findings in Original Research, Literature Review, or Case Studies.

SDMS 2017 Sonographer Poster
SONOGRAPHER POSTER
1st Place: Shawn Roll, PhD, RMSKS, OTR/L, FAOTA, Jennifer Alberts, RDMS


W. Frederick Sample Student Excellence Award
The W. Frederick Sample Student Excellence Award was established in memory of Dr. Frederick Sample to acknowledge outstanding achievement in the field of diagnostic medical sonography and to encourage students to submit original research and literature review papers for publication in the Journal of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (JDMS).

SDMS 2017 W Frederick Sample Original Research          SDMS 2017 W Frederick Sample Literature Review

ORIGINAL RESEARCH
1st Place: Joe Ryan Anderson, BS

LITERATURE REVIEW
1st Place: Madison Stafford, RDCS