About Us

ASAM, founded in 1954, is a professional society representing over 4,000 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.

State Chapters

State Chapters

View information about ASAM's chapters and regions.

Strategic Plan

Strategic Plan

View ASAM's Strategic Plan for 2010 and onward.

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.

Corporate Round Table

ASAM's Corporate Round Table membership provides an opportunity for leaders in the addiction community to provide annual contributions to ASAM to support key organizational initiatives.

Mission & Goals

Mission & Goals

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

Leadership

Leadership

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

2016 Election Results

These newly elected individuals will assume their elected position in April 2017. ASAM appreciates all the candidates who participated in the election and were willing to serve the organization.

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.

FAQs

FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions

Contact Us

Contact Us

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