About the Magazine


ASAM Magazine is the leading source for ASAM society and addiction medicine news. The magazine’s core purpose is to grow engagement in the field of addiction medicine at the local, regional and national level by building a dialogue between ASAM, its Members and the public.

Magazine Mission

To engage ASAM leaders, membership and the public in the work of advancing ASAM’s core purpose and mission of increasing access to and improving the quality of addiction care.

Magazine Staff

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Editor-in-Chief: Mark Publicker, MD, FASAM, ABAM Diplomate

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Managing Editor: Brendan McEntee,

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Reader Comments

All articles in the magazine are open to reader comment, and comments that are respectful and constructively add to the conversation are encouraged. While the Magazine articles are edited and approved for publication, comments are not moderated and reflect solely the opinions and beliefs of the writer. By submitting comments to the magazine, you provide ASAM the right to distribute your comment in perpetuity and take responsibility for the contents, including the accuracy and legality of your statement. To submit an article, please visit our submissions page.