Education

CME-CEU-MOC

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 designates this live activity for a maximum of 23.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

** The maximum number above includes attendance to Community Recovery Center Tour. Non-attendees of the tour (activity) may receive a maximum of 21.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Pre-Conference - The ASAM Fundamentals of Addiction Medicine Workshop

ASAM designates this live activity for a maximum of 8 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Pre- Conference - The ASAM Pain and Addiction Course: Common Threads XVII

ASAM designates this live activity for a maximum of 8 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 


Other Continuing Education Credits

American Board of Addiction Medicine (ABAM) 

This course has been approved by the American Board of Addiction Medicine (ABAM). Physicians enrolled in the ABAM Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Program can apply a maximum of 31.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits for completing the ASAM 47th Annual Conference and Pre-Courses.

 **The ASAM Fundamentals of Addiction Medicine Workshop cannot be applied to the ABAM MOC Program.

American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)

This Live activity, The American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) 47th Annual Conference and Pre-Conference Activities, with a beginning date of 04/14/2016, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 29.25 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Clinicians may earn, CEU, AOA, APA, and NAADAC Educational Credits by attending the ASAM 47th Annual Conference and pre-conferences.

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.

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, #295. All applying for NAADAC credit should report their hours directly to NAADAC.