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SACME Publications


The Intercom is SACME’s longest standing publication. The tri-annual electronic SACME newsletter provides leadership with a channel to communicate significant Board and committee milestones to members and routinely includes an update from the president, annual meeting programming, and periodic articles on committee activities. It also features updates from similarly positioned organizations such as the ACCME, AAMC, and ABMS and provides a venue for highlighting individual and organizational member achievements.

CE News

A quarterly, online digital publication, the newsletter provides information on current CPD/CE practice trends, best practices, data shots and opinions on "hot topics" of interest to the entire CPD/CE community.  Standing columns provide helpful tips on CPD/CE practice challenges and educational issues.  A Publications & Scholarship column provides commentary and links to current peer-reviewed articles which benefit faculty in their roles as teachers and scholars.  An International CPD column explores and compares CME accreditation systems world-wide. Funding opportunities in CPD/CE and important meetings are listed in each issue.  

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SACME Weekly Pulse Points

Weekly update to members that includes announcements, educational offerings, submission deadlines, career opportunities, member spotlights and more.

Toot Your Horn

Have you recently published? Tell us about it! We like to promote our members' accomplishments.

SACME Publications Matrix


Designed to help Deans and Directors of CME units offer CME more efficiently and effectively. Since 1981, the SACME Research Committee has surveyed CME units at medical schools in the United States and Canada. Beginning in 2008, AAMC has partnered with SACME to prepare this report.


The Journal of Continuing Education in the Health Professions is the official journal of SACME in collaboration with the Alliance for Continuing Education in the Health Professions and the Association for Hospital Medical Education. Articles are relevant to the theory and practice of continuing education in the health sciences.


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Scholarly Works from SACME Membership

Many SACME members are involved in research, as per the publications below.

CPD in Medicine & Health Care Book

Models for how continuing professional development can be reorganized and re-positioned are suggested in the multi-authored chapters.

The CPD Book is now available for purchase directly from SACME. 

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The objective of this professional book, written by expert educators in the field, is to serve as a living document to address the need for better education to produce better clinical practice and improved health care outcomes

The text is intended to advance meaningful scholarship and innovation in continuing medical education that will develop our health professionals.

Position Papers

SACME is actively involved in shaping the profession of CME/CPD. Curious about SACME’s perspective? Read SACME’s responses to proposed changes in our field.

February, 2024

Creativity, Connection, and Community: Reimagining the Radiology Society Meeting

August 22, 2017

SACME Position on MIPS Requirements

August 29, 2014

SACME Response to CMS, Proposal to eliminate the Continuing Medical Education (CME) exemption

November 20, 2013

SACME Response to ABMS, Proposed Standards for MOC

Older SACME response papers have been Archived.

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