American Society of Addiciton Medicine

ASAM Training Directors Award

Awards & Scholarships

ASAM Training Directors Award

The ASAM Annual Training Directors Award recognizes and honors an individual who has demonstrated outstanding training in the evaluation, treatment, research and teaching of substance use disorders.


  • Plaque
  • ASAM Annual Conference registration
  • Roundtrip Air Fare to attend ASAM Annual Conference
  • 2 Nights Lodging to attend ASAM Annual Conference

Nomination Requirements

  • Nominee is a Training Director for current ACAAM or ACGME accredited addiction medicine program
  • The nominee has demonstrated leadership and vision in local program development, curriculum development and innovation in teaching and training methods
  • The nominee has inspired trainees and colleagues alike a passion for the practice of addiction medicine.

Award Presentation

Presented at The ASAM Annual Conference

Past Award Recipients

2022 Louis E. Baxter, MD, DFASAM 
2021 Jeanette M. Tetrault, MD, FACP, FASAM
2020 Anna Lembke, MD, FASAM