Annual Awards Luncheon


ASAM Annual Awards Luncheon 
Saturday, April 25, 2015
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm 
Price: $75/Per Person


Draw inspiration from the outstanding accomplishments presented by this year’s ASAM annual award
winners and celebrate the 2014 Diplomates of the American Board of Addiction Medicine (ABAM) at the ASAM Annual Awards Luncheon while enjoying a special lunch and networking with colleagues.

All ASAM award winners will be recognized as they receive their awards. Mark S. Gold, MD, FASAM,
recipient of the John P. McGovern Award, will address the luncheon attendees with his presentation
entitled “My Career in Translational Research: From Memory to Clonidine to Naltrexone to CocaineDopamine to Smoke-Smoking to Food Addiction ...The Abridged Version”.




Mark Gold

John P. McGovern Award
Mark S. Gold, MD. FASAM

George Koob

R. Brinkley Smithers Distinguished Scientist Award Winner 
George F. Koob, PhD

Michael Botticelli

ASAM Public Policy Award 
Michael P. Botticelli

Alexis Geier-Horan

ASAM Presidential Award 
Alexis Geier-Horan, MPP

Wes Clark

ASAM Annual Award 
H. Westley Clark, MD, JD, MPH, CAS, FASAM

Paul Earley

ASAM Annual Award
Paul H. Earley, MD, FASAM

Rick Ries

ASAM Annual Award
Richard K. Ries, MD, FAPA, FASAM

Bess O Brien

 2015 Media Award
Bess O'Brien


Terry Horton

ASAM Annual Conference Program Committee Award 
Terry Horton, MD

Crispa Jachmann

Young Investigator Award 
Crispa J. Aeschbach Jachmann, MD

Ashwin Patkar

ASAM - Millennium Research Institute Annual Conference Program Committee Award 
Ashwin A. Patkar, MD, MRCPsych