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

  • Primary Care and Family Medicine Work Group

  • Child and Adolescent Addictions Work Group

  • Nicotine and Tobacco Issues Work Group

  • Opioid Treatment Program Work Group

  • Medical Toxicology Work Group

  • Prisoner Health Work Group

  • Women and SUDs (Substance Use Disorders) Work Group

Action Groups


  • 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

  • Payer Relations Committee

  • Physician Health Committee

  • Physician-in-Training Committee

  • Public Policy Committee

  • Ruth Fox Memorial Endowment Committee

  • The ASAM ER/LA Opioid REMS Program Planning Committee

  • The ASAM Fundamentals of Addiction Medicine Program Planning Committee

  • The ASAM Opioid Prescribing: Safe Practice, Changing Lives Program Planning Committee

  • The ASAM Pain and Addiction: Common Threads Program Planning Committee

  • The ASAM Review Course in Addiction Medicine Program Planning Committee

  • The ASAM Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder Course Program Planning Committee