About Us

Councils, Committees and Groups


  • Executive Council

  • Advocacy Council

  • Chapters Council

  • Constitution and Bylaws Council

  • Development Council

  • Finance Council

  • Medical Education Council

  • Medical Society Council

  • Membership Council

  • Nominations and Awards Council

  • Organization Relations Council

  • Public Policy Council

  • Publications Council

  • Quality Improvement Council

Work Groups

Action Groups

  • Diagnostic and Descriptive Terminology Action Group

  • Twelve-Step Recovery Action Group


  • Ad Hoc Committee

  • ASAM Annual Conference - Innovations in Addiction Medicine & Science

  • ASAM Criteria Steering Committee

  • Constitution and Bylaws Committee

  • Continuing Medical Education Committee

  • Distinguished Fellows Committee

  • Ethics Committee

  • Finance Committee

  • Legislative Advocacy Committee

  • Membership Committee

  • Pain and Addiction Common Threads Program Committee

  • Payer Relations Committee

  • Physician Health Committee

  • Physician-in-Training Committee

  • Public Policy Committee

  • Review Course Program Committee

  • Ruth Fox Memorial Endowment Committee

  • The ASAM Buprenorphine Course for Office-Based Treatment of Opioid Use Disorders Program Planning Committee

  • The ASAM ER/LA Opioid REMS Program Planning Committee

  • The ASAM Fundamentals of Addiction Medicine Program Planning Committee