Hill Day

Let your voice be heard in Congress.

Make an impact on the legislative process. Join SHM and fellow hospitalists on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC to speak out on the issues important to hospital medicine. Meet with legislators and share personal experiences as a hospitalist.

  • Gather insight and skills for developing relationships with members of Congress
  • Provide context to important policy discussions with your experiences as a hospitalist
  • Represent SHM and the values of hospital medicine to elected officials
  • Learn about the importance of political advocacy for hospitalists

Hill Day is an all-day event in conjunction with Hospital Medicine 2019 and will take place Wednesday, March 27, 2019 on the final day of HM19.

7:30 – 9:30 a.m. HM19 Hill Day Advocate Training | 9:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Hill Meetings

Participating SHM members will meet with legislators and staffers at Congressional offices in Washington, DC

Sign up for Hill Day during the HM19 registration process. Don’t miss this opportunity to make a difference in health policy. Everyone’s voice matters.

Specific activities will be contingent on the congressional schedule. Space is limited.

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See what other hospitalists are saying.

“Being involved in advocacy efforts on behalf of SHM has been illuminating and empowering. The legislators and staff seem receptive to learning about SHM’s efforts around key healthcare issues from doctors and other practitioners who are providing care on a day-to-day basis.”

—Lauren Doctoroff, MD