About Us

ASAM, founded in 1954, is a professional society representing over 3,500 physicians, clinicians and associated professionals in the field of addiction medicine. ASAM is dedicated to increasing access and improving the quality of addiction treatment, educating physicians and the public, supporting research and prevention, and promoting the appropriate role of physicians in the care of patients with addiction.


About ASAM

About ASAM

Learn about who we are, our mission, our history, our constitution and by-laws, and more.

Mission & Goals

Mission & Goals

Read ASAM's mission, core purpose, and core values.

Strategic Plan

Strategic Plan

View ASAM's Strategic Plan for 2010 and onward.

FAQs

FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions

Leadership

Leadership

Meet our Board of Directors, Past Presidents and Executive Office staff. View current membership of all Councils, Committees, Workgroups and Action Groups.

State Chapters

State Chapters

View information about ASAM's chapters and regions.

Ruth Fox Endowment

Ruth Fox Endowment

Learn about the Ruth Fox Memorial Endowment, established in honor of our founder and addiction medicine pioneer Ruth Fox.

ASAM Awards Program

Awards Program

Read about our awards programs and see lists of past recipients.

ASAM News

ASAM Pressroom

View Press Releases, links to Breaking News items and ASAM media contacts.

Jobs

Jobs

Find out about employment opportunities and the benefits of working for ASAM in its Washington, DC location.

Contact Us

Contact Us

Contact information for our headquarters in Chevy Chase, MD, plus driving directions.