American Society of Addiciton Medicine

Signature Courses

Signature Courses

Discover the educational activities that make ASAM the leading source of addiction medicine education, including the Annual Conference, Review Course, Fundamentals of Addiction Medicine and more!


Part of ASAM's mission is to educate providers and the public about the practice of addiction medicine. These featured live and on-demand CME/CE and MOC courses are regularly offered around the country and focus on improving the care and treatment of people with the disease of addiction.

Additional live and on-demand education offerings can be found on the ASAM Events Calendar and the ASAM e-Learning Center.

ASAM’s Featured Education Activities

ASAM Annual Conference – Innovations in Addiction Medicine and Science

The nation’s premier event provides the latest innovations and scientific developments in addiction medicine.

ASAM Review Course in Addiction Medicine

The essential primer for physicians and other healthcare professionals preparing for a career in addiction medicine.

ASAM State of the Art Course in Addiction Medicine

Designed specifically for physicians and healthcare professionals seeking an advanced level of knowledge about breakthroughs in the field.

ASAM Criteria Courses

A suite of courses that meet the learning needs of multiple audiences and result in the appropriate use of the Criteria in practice.

ASAM Fundamentals of Addiction MedicineTM

Created for healthcare providers and clinicians who are not addiction specialists but who see and treat patients with addiction.

ASAM Motivational Interviewing Workshop

Introduces and expands participants’ knowledge on utilizing Motivational Interviewing in an addiction treatment setting.

ASAM Pain & Addiction Courses

Provides content for all experience levels on treating patients who fall in the grey area between pain and addiction.

ASAM Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder Courses

Suite of courses that cover all medications and treatments for opioid use disorders and provides the required education needed to obtain the waiver to prescribe buprenorphine to more than 30 patients.