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

The nation’s premiere conference on the latest science, research, best practices and innovations in addiction medicine.

The ASAM Review Course in Addiction Medicine

The ASAM Review Course is a primer for physicians taking the exam and clinicians preparing for a career in addiction medicine.

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.

asambup-thumb55x55 The 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.

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

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

Pain Management and Opioids: Balancing Risks and Benefits

Review safe prescribing habits and examine the difference between extended release/long acting medications to help ensure patient safety and effective pain management.

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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 Fundamentals of Addiction Medicine

A practical, interactive, case-based course for primary care physicians and clinicians to help recognize, treat and refer patients at risk for or with substance use disorders (SUD).


Online CME

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The ASAM e-Learning Center

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

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

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

Clinical Tools, Inc Training

Learn more about 8-hour waiver training and SBIRT training provided by CTI. Training materials are reviewed and approved by ASAM.