American Society of Addiction Medicine
The Voice of Addiction Medicine
The conference has been re-named (formerly Med-Sci) to reflect exciting new changes for a more interactive, casual and fun learning environment.
Participate to raise funds and awareness for addiction medicine.
The essential primer for people taking the ABAM Board Exam and for those wanting a thorough overview of Addiction Medicine.
Addiction is a primary, chronic disease of brain reward, motivation, memory and related circuitry...
Governor LePage of Maine recently proposed eliminating Medicaid funding for opioid treatment programs in Maine. He plans to “transition” individuals recovering from opioid addiction from methadone to buprenorphine-containing medications.
Help ASAM identify ways to improve your ASAM Continuing Medical Education (CME) experience.
The US Senate unanimously confirms Mr. Botticelli, recent acting director of the Office for National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP) and 2015 ASAM Public Policy Award recipient.
ASAM is part of the Collaboration for REMS Education which won recognition as Best Collaboration of 2015 from The Alliance for Continuing Education in the Health Professions .
ASAM announces its participation in the newly formed NIDAMED Coalition of Healthcare Organizations.
ASAM's President Dr. Stuart Gitlow, MPH, MBA, was interviewed by International Innovation, a publisher of global insight and analysis on current scientific research trends.
April 23, 2015 - A practical, interactive case-based course for primary care physicians to help recognize, treat and refer patients at risk for or with substance use disorders (SUD).
April 23, 2015 - Will use clinical cases to demonstrate evidence-based methods of pain management that involve minimal or no use of prescription opioids.
Online SBIRT Training is a 4-hour course that covers all SBIRT skills and provides an opportunity to practice skills via simulated cases. Provided in partnership with Clinical Tools, Inc.
Our nationwide directory of addiction medicine professionals.
Illicit drug use among people between the ages of 55 and 59 increased more than any other age group between 2002 and 2011
SAMHSA 2011 NSDUH
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