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Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine (SIDM)

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

SIDM is a medical discipline organization based in Evanston, IL that was founded in 2011. As of 2018 they had $4.6 million in revenue and $3.7 million in assets.

The Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine catalyzes and leads change to improve diagnosis and eliminate harm from diagnostic error, in partnership with patients, their families, the healthcare community and every interested stakeholder.

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Program areas at SIDM

Diagnostic error in medicine (dem) conferences to provide platforms to present the latest research and policy initiatives on diagnostic quality and safety and network with international peers active in the field. The conferences include multi-disciplinary speakers from a range of scientific domains involved in improving diagnosis, including psychology, medical education, clinical and laboratory medicine, human factors engineering, epidemiology, informatics and quality and safety research.

Coalition with leading health organizations and government agencies involved in patient care working together to find solutions that enhance diagostic safety and quality, reduce harm, and ultimately, ensure better outcomes for patients.

Promote diagnostic training and error awarness and initiate the research required to find solutions.

Form 990s for SIDM

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-06Jun 19, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Apr 10, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Jul 13, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Mar 8, 2016990View PDF
2014-06Mar 10, 2015990View PDF
...and one more Form 990 PDF

Financials for SIDM

Total grants, contributions, etc.$4,414,714
Program services$185,691
Investment income and dividends$25,431
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$4,625,836

Vendors for SIDM

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Microsoft ServicesSoftware2020-03-16
█████████Content management system software2020-03-03
██████ ███ ███Tax accounting2019-05-14
█████ █ ████████ ███Tax accounting2013-12-14

Personnel at SIDM

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Paul L. EpnerChief Executive Officer$130,000Aug. 11, 2019
Dana SiegalDirector of Patient Safety$0June 21, 2020
██████ ██████Treasurer$0June 21, 2020
████ █ ██████President$0July 3, 2018
████ ████Secretary$0July 3, 2018

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