CME and MOC Information

waiver course

Continuing Medical Education Credits

ACCME Accreditation Statement

The American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation Statement

ASAM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

ASAM designates this live activity for a maximum of 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The combined online enduring material and live activity will provide the required 8 hours needed to obtain the waiver to prescribe buprenorphine in office-based treatment of opioid use disorders.

AAPA Category 1 CME Credits

Part 1: The ASAM Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder Course

This activity has been reviewed by the AAPA Review Panel and is compliant with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 8.00 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. Approval is valid for one year from 11/01/2019. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.

Part 2: NP/PA 16-Hour Waiver Training

This activity has been reviewed by the AAPA Review Panel and is compliant with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 16.25 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. Approval is valid for one year from 11/01/2019. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.

AANP CE Credits

This activity is approved for 24.0 contact hour(s) of continuing education (which includes 18.0 hours of pharmacology) by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. Activity ID 16122474. This program was planned in accordance with AANP CE Standards and Policies and AANP Commercial Support Standards.

Maintenance of Certification

ABPM Maintenance of Certification

The American Board of Preventive Medicine (ABPM) has approved this activity for a maximum of 8 LLSA credits towards ABPM MOC Part II requirements.

ABAM Transitional Maintenance of Certification

This course has been approved by the American Board of Addiction Medicine (ABAM). Physicians enrolled in the ABAM Transitional Maintenance of Certification (Tmoc) Program can apply a maximum of 8 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ for completing The ASAM Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder Course.


The ASAM CME Committee

Catherine Friedman, MD, FAPA, DFASAM
Chair

Catharina Armstrong, MD, MPH

Subhadeep Barman, MD, FASAM, FAPA

Zwantje Hamming, FNP-C, CARN-AP

Noel Ilogu, MD, MRCP, DFASAM

Herbert L. Malinoff, MD, FACP, DFASAM

Benjamin Bearnot, MD, MPH, FASAM

Edwin A. Salsitz, MD, DFASAM

R. Jeffrey Goldsmith, MD, DLFAPA, DFASAM

ASAM Staff and Consultants

Kate M. Brundage 

Marcia Jackson, PhD

Sandy Metcalfe


The ASAM Medical Education Council

Peter Selby, MBBS, CCFP, MHSc, DFASAM
Chair

Miriam S. Komaromy, MD, FACP, DFASAM
Vice Chair

Daniel P. Alford, MD, MPH, DFASAM

 

Michael Fingerhood, MD, FACP, FASAM

Catherine R. Friedman, MD, FAPA, DFASAM

Brian Hurley, MD, MBA, DFASAM

Mark A. Weiner, MD, FASAM


In accordance with the disclosure policies of ASAM and the ACCME, the effort is made to ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all educational activities. These policies include resolving all conflicts of interest between the CME Committee, Planning Committee and faculty, and commercial interests that might otherwise compromise the goal and educational integrity of this activity. All CME Committee, Planning Committee and faculty participating in the activity have disclosed all relevant financial relationships with commercial interests. The CME Committee has reviewed these disclosures and determined that the planning committee and faculty relationships are not inappropriate in the content of their respective presentations and are not inconsistent with the educational goals and integrity of the activity.