Developing clinical skills excellence in tomorrow’s physicians
DOCS has over 500 members. When you become a DOCS member, you help yourself as a clinician-educator and leader, while helping to advance the field of clinical skills education.
The benefits of membership in DOCS include:
The ability to network with clinical skills colleagues around the country
The ability to collaborate on research projects
Access to our mentorship program
The right to vote, run for elected office, and serve on active committees
The opportunity to participate as a workshop leader at our national conference
Access to the Members Only section of the DOCS website
Access to the monthly DOCS journal watch of clinical skills articles
Access to educational resources from DOCS Annual Meetings
Becoming a member
DOCS membership is attained by registering for one of the last 3 annual DOCS meetings, where membership dues are levied.
Individuals may desire to become DOCS members who a) who cannot attend the annual meeting; b) want to become a members prior to the next DOCS annual meeting; or c) have questions about whether or not they meet membership criteria. Such individuals should email Janice John and Sheira Schlair, Co-Chairs of the DOCS Membership Committee, who can arrange for payment of the membership fee and the conferring of membership privileges.
Please note: you must be listed as an official DOCS member before your access to the members-only portion of the DOCS webpage can be approved.