CME-CEU-MOC Information

Continuing Medical Education Credits

The American Society of Addiction Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

ASAM has designated this live activity, the ASAM 46th Annual Conference, for a maximum of 20 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Pre-Conference Courses

ASAM has designated this live activity, The ASAM Fundamentals of Addiction Medicine--A Live Course, for a maximum of 8 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

ASAM has designated this live activity, The ASAM Pain & Addiction Course: Common Threads XVI - A World Without Opioids?, for a maximum of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 


ABAM Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Program 

These courses have been approved by the American Board of Addiction Medicine (ABAM).

  • Physicians enrolled in the ABAM Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Program can apply for a maximum of 20 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ for completing the ASAM 46th Annual Conference.
  • Physicians enrolled in the ABAM Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Program can apply for a maximum of 8 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ for completing the ASAM Fundamentals of Addiction Medicine - A Live Course.
  • Physicians enrolled in the ABAM Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Program can apply for a maximum of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ for completing the ASAM Pain & Addiction: Common Threads XVI Course - A World Without Opioids?

Other Continuing Education Credits

Physicians earn CME and AAFP credits, clinicians may earn, CEU, NAADAC, and APA Educational Credits by attending the 2015 ASAM Annual Conference and pre-conferences.

American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)

This live activity, the ASAM 46th Annual Conference & Pre-Conference Courses, with a beginning date of April 23, 2015, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 28 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

[Note:  ASAM Preconferences on April 23, 2015 are each designated for 8 credits out of the 28.  See Pre-Conference titles above]

American Osteopathic Association (AOA)

CME programs accredited by the Accreditation Council of Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), or approved by the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) are eligible for Category 2 credit through the AOA. To obtain the Category 2 credit, please email, fax, or mail ASAM CME or certificates of attendance to the Division of CME of the AOA.

American Psychological Association (APA)

ASAM's Continuing Medical Education (CME) has been approved for renewal of certification by the APA College of Professional Psychology. ASAM CME credits may be applied toward the APA's "Certificate of Proficiency in the Treatment of Alcohol and Other Psychoactive Substance Use Disorders."

National Association of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC)

ASAM has been approved as a National Association of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC) Education Provider, #152. All applying for NAADAC credit should report their hours directly to NAADAC.

Continuing Credit Units (CEUs)

Non-physician participants will receive a certificate of attendance upon completion of the activity and an on-line evaluation confirming their participation. Participants should submit his/her certificate of attendance to their professional organization/institute.


Questions? Contact ASAM’s Education Department

American Society of Addiction Medicine
4601 North Park Avenue
Upper Arcade, Suite 101
Chevy Chase, MD 20815-4520
Education Department
Phone: 301-656-3920 | Fax: 301-656-3815 | Email: education@asam.org | Web: www.asam.org