Education

Live & Online CME

Part of ASAM's mission is to educate providers and the public about the practice of Addiction Medicine. Visit these Live and Online CME opportunities focusing on improving the care and treatment of people with the disease of addiction.


Live CME

The ASAM Annual Conference - Innovations in Addiction Medicine and Science

After careful consideration, ASAM made the responsible decision to cancel the live 2021 ASAM Annual Conference. Please see the new ASAM Virtual.2021 which is available on-demand.

asambup-thumb55x55The ASAM Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder Course 

Covers all medications and treatments for opioid use disorders and provides the required education needed to obtain the waiver to prescribe buprenorphine.

The CO*RE/ASAM Pain Management and Opioids: Balancing Risks and Benefits

Provides necessary context for opioid prescribing by discussing biopsychosocial aspects of pain, the newest clinical guidelines on the treatment of chronic pain, and state policies about prescribing opioids.

motivational-interviewing-logoThe ASAM Motivational Interviewing Workshop

This interactive workshop is designed to introduce and expand participants’ knowledge on utilizing Motivational Interviewing in an addiction treatment setting. 

The ASAM Review Course in Addiction Medicine

After careful consideration, ASAM made the responsible decision to cancel the live 2020 ASAM Review Course. Please see the new virtual Board Exam Study Course which is available on-demand.

pact-icon_55x55The ASAM Pain & Addiction: Common Threads Course

Explores the latest research and clinical approaches to treating the complex overlap between pain and addiction.

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Ohio DEA DATA 2000 One-and-a-Half-Day Waiver Trainings

The one-and-a-half-day training throughout the state of Ohio includes the traditional ASAM 8-Hour waiver qualifying course and a half-day session on implementation with the Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services.

The ASAM State of the Art Course in Addiction Medicine

Advanced level of knowledge and breakthroughs in preventing, diagnosing and treating addiction for physicians and clinicians.


Online CME

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The ASAM e-Learning Center

The portal for all of ASAM's educational offerings. Claim CME/MOC from past events or view on-demand web based offerings, live webinars, and recorded live events.

asambup-thumb55x55The ASAM Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder Course

This course provides the 8 hours of education needed to receive a waiver to prescribe buprenorphine in an office-based setting. ASAM also provides the additional 16 hours required for NPs and PAs.

The ASAM Fundamentals of Addiction Medicine 40-Hour CME Program

The ASAM Fundamentals of Addiction Medicine 40-hour program is an innovative educational program empowering primary care and other providers to diagnose and treat patients at risk for or with addiction.

The CO*RE/ASAM Pain Management and Opioids: Balancing Risks and Benefits

Review prescribing habits and examine the difference between opioid medications to help ensure patient safety and effective pain management.