President's Welcome

Dear Colleagues,

I'd like to thank you for taking time to learn more about our organization, the Carolinas Society for Healthcare Strategy & Market Development (CSHSMD), and the value its programs and members can bring to your career. Founded in 1983, CSHSMD is a professional society run for and by our members. Our mission is "to provide excellent education and networking opportunities for professionals involved with healthcare strategy and market development in the Carolinas."  Our organization is unique in that it is one of the few professional associations in the country dedicated solely to healthcare strategy and business development.

Our Vision

The vision of the Carolinas Society for Healthcare Strategy and Market Development is to be recognized as a unique and indispensable education and networking resource by healthcare strategy and market development professionals working in the Carolinas.

The Carolinas Society for Healthcare Strategy and Market Development represents a wide variety of disciplines.

Benefits of Membership

CSHSMD provides targeted educational programs designed to bring you the latest in healthcare trends, tools, resources and perspective from reputable sources - all tailored to the specific interests of Society members

By conducting regular meetings and educational programs, CHSHMD provides a medium for the exchange of ideas and dissemination of information relative to healthcare planning and market development.


Becoming a Member

CSHSMD would like to invite you to join our organization. The Society is the premier healthcare strategy and market development organization in the Carolinas, providing members with the products and services aimed at helping you meet the needs of today's changing and challenging healthcare environment. Members can rely on the Society resources to provide extensive information and educational resources along with great networking opportunities needed to move you forward with your career. We urge you to become part of our network of healthcare professionals.

Join today and discover the importance of professional development in your career and your life.


Ready to Join?

Memberships are available for active members (employed in NC or SC) and out-of-SC/NC members for $175. Student memberships are available for $75. Contact us for additional information or write to Amy Hanzel, CSHSMD Administrative Assistant, 31 Rotunda Cir., Asheville, NC 28806. Click here to download a membership form.