American Society of Addiciton Medicine

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The ASAM 54th Annual Conference

April 13-16, 2023 - The defining event in addiction medicine bringing together all professionals to connect, learn, and inspire. 

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ASAM, founded in 1954, is a professional medical society representing over 7,000 physicians, clinicians, and associated professionals in the field of addiction medicine.

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Addiction Medicine Fellowships


Our Commitment

ASAM is committed to improving access to high-quality, evidence-based addiction prevention and treatment through our national advocacy efforts.

ASAM believes in a future in which addiction prevention, treatment, remission, and recovery are accessible to all, and where they profoundly improve the health of all people.



Addiction Medicine Education

ASAM has been awarded the highest level of Accreditation with Commendation by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) as a provider of continuing medical education (CME) for physicians in addiction education. ASAM offers hundreds of hours of online education programs and education resources.

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Addiction Medicine Clinical Guidelines

Quality Care

Resources and Clinical Guidelines to Assist You.

ASAM resources and guidelines are intended to aid clinicians in their clinical decision-making and management of patients, provide information on evidence-based treatment, and provide members with the most up-to-date best practices and information on addiction medicine.



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