About Us

ASAM is a professional society representing over 3,000 physicians and associated professionals dedicated to increasing access and improving the quality of addiction treatment; educating physicians, other medical professionals and the public; supporting research and prevention; and promoting the appropriate role of physicians in the care of patients with addictions.


About ASAM

About ASAM

Learn about our history, who we are, and more.

Mission & Goals

Mission & Goals

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

State Chapters

State Chapters

View news and information about ASAM's chapters.

Leadership

Leadership

Meet our Board of Directors and Executive Office staff.

Strategic Plan

Strategic Plan

View ASAM's Strategic Plan for 2010 and onward.

2014 Election Process

View requirements and qualifications for the 2014 Board elections.

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

ASAM News and Press Releases

FAQs

FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions

Jobs

Jobs

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

Contact Us

Contact Us

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