Registration Information

Online registration and housing must be secured with a valid credit card. We accept Visa, MasterCard, and American Express.

Three Ways to Register:

  1. Online (Credit card payment only)
  2. 2018 Registration Form (PDF)
  3. Call: 301.656.3920

Should you have any questions or require assistance with registration, please contact ASAM at 301.656.3920.

Registration Fee Structure

Register before Monday, February 12, 2018 and save up to $200; ensure placement in limited seating Pre-Conference Course/Workshops and secure housing in the ASAM headquarters hotel. 

(Prices through Monday, February 12, 2018)





(Single Day)

ASAM Member $329 $329 $670 $360
Non-Member $429 $429 $1170 $500
Associate Member $229 $229 $405 $300
Resident, Fellowships,
Intern *
$229 $229 $255 N/A
Student * $125 $125 $180 N/A

(Prices After Monday, February 12, 2018)





(Single Day)

ASAM Member $429 $429 $870 $560
Non-Member $529 $529 $1370 $700
Associate Member $329 $329 $605 $500
Resident, Fellowships,
Intern *
$329 $329 $455 N/A
Student * $225 $225 $280 N/A

(*)  Residents, Fellowships, Interns and Students must join ASAM to receive discounted registration rate.

  • Click here to become an ASAM member.
  • Resident, Fellowships and Interns: National and Chapter membership dues apply.
  • There is no charge for Student Members, but verification of student status is required.  
  • Membership Question? Please contact 1.301.656.3920.
  • Scholarship Programs and Travel Awards: (Click Here)

Pre-Conference Offerings

  • A separate fee is required to attend either The ASAM Pain & Addiction Course or The ASAM Motivational Interviewing Workshop.
  • One registered participant per pre-conference workshop or course.
  • Workshop/Course will be held Thursday, April 12, 8:00 am - 5:30 pm.
  • Registration includes continental breakfast, lunch and morning and afternoon refreshment breaks.
  • Both course and workshop receive access to the course via The ASAM e-Learning Center.

Full Registration

The ASAM 49th Annual Conference begins at 5:30 pm on Thursday, April 12, 2018 at the Welcome Reception in the Exhibit Hall.

Full registration includes all conference sessions and plenaries, access to ASAM Annual Conference via The ASAM e-Learning Center and the Annual Conference App; (Members Only) Friday Breakfast; Continental Breakfasts on Saturday and Sunday; Refreshment Breaks, and multiple receptions in and outside the exhibit Hall.

Single Day Registration

Single Day registration does not qualify for access to The ASAM 49th Annual Conference via the ASAM e-Learning Center.

Be sure to indicate which day(s) you would like to attend:
  • Friday, April 13, 2018: Includes Conference Sessions, and Plenary; Continental Breakfast; Refreshment Breaks, Exhibition; Networking Reception in the Exhibit Hall and the ASAM Attendee Reception.
  • Saturday, April 14, 2018: Includes Conference Sessions, Plenary, Breakfast, (for ASAM members only), Continental Breakfast, and Refreshment Breaks in and outside the Exhibit Ball.
  • Sunday, April 15, 2018: Includes Continental Breakfast, Refreshment Break and Conference Sessions.

ASAM Awards Luncheon

Saturday, April 14, 2018
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Price: $75/Per Person

The ASAM Annual Awards Luncheon is an opportunity to honor those making notable contributions to the field of addiction medicine and policy.

Conference registration does not include tickets to The ASAM Annual Awards Luncheon. Be sure to purchase a ticket ($75/person) by selecting the Awards Luncheon option when registering for the conference. You won’t want to miss this great opportunity to draw insight and inspiration from outstanding award winners.

You will see and hear about all awardees, with a special address from the John P. McGovern Award recipient.

Creating Innovative and Successful Treatment Outcomes
Off-Site Learning Experience - Betty Ford Center, Part of the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation

Thursday, April 12, 2018
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm (SOLD OUT)
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm (SOLD OUT)
Price: $35/Per Person

Note: There are less than 50 spots available per time slot. The 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm time slot is sold out

Be sure to register early to reserve your spot. Please be aware that this session is concurrent with the Pre-Conference Courses.

Experience the world-famous Betty Ford Center in San Diego. Learn about their unified system of care, moving from expert clinical intervention to self-management, and advancements in medical education on addiction. Programs covered include Comprehensive Opioid Response with Twelve Steps (COR-12™), Young Adult Program, feedback-informed treatment, uses of technology in recovery environments, and Medical and Professional Education (MPE). A separate fee of $35 is required to attend this special tour/educational event and transportation is included. A portion of all registration proceeds will be donated to the Betty Ford Center.

Betty Ford Center, Part of the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation 
11720 El Camino Real, Suite 200 
San Diego, CA  92130

Guest Registration (For Full Conference Registrants Only)

Price $175/Per Person

A guest is defined as a spouse, significant other, friend or an adult child (18 or over) who is not in an industry-related occupation. Co-workers or associates in the industry may not use the guest registration category. 

Guest registrations gain access to all ASAM events and activities, with the exception of the Awards Luncheon, Pre-Conference Course and Workshop, and the e-Learning Center. See registration fee structure for complete details and costs.

ASAM’s Mentoring Program (Deadline: Monday, March 19, 2018)

Build a professional relationship that will last throughout your career. Volunteer to be a mentor or a mentee when you register for the ASAM Annual Conference. Mentors and mentees will be paired before the conference and can meet-up on-site to share wisdom and insight.

Fun & Activities

There is no additional fee to take part in any of the exciting ASAM Annual Conference activities. Certain activities including the Meet & Treat, Morning Fun Walk/Runs and Morning Yoga are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Interested participants should sign-up on-site near the ASAM Registration Area.

Take Me Out to The Ballgame!
Friday, April 13, 2018 | 7:10 pm
San Diego Padres vs. San Francisco Giants 

Experience one of the Top 5 MLB ballparks with your fellow ASAM Annual Conference attendees. This is your opportunity to obtain specially discounted ASAM tickets in select sections to watch the San Diego Padres take on the San Francisco Giants at Petco Park. Purchase your tickets here.

Registration Cancellation Policy

$150 cancellation fee will apply to all cancellations received through Monday, February 12, 2018.  There will be no refunds on cancellations received after Monday, February 12, 2018.  All cancellation requests must be made in writing and sent to: ASAM Meetings Department, 11400 Rockville Pike, Suite 200, Rockville, MD  20852 or e-mail: