American Society of Addiction Medicine
The Voice of Addiction Medicine
The essential primer for physicians preparing for a career in addiction medicine and for the ABAM Certification Examination.
Newly released and available for purchase. Order now with your special ASAM member discount.
ASAM is uniting the field by creating an interdisciplinary community to share research, treatments and experience.
Addiction is a primary, chronic disease of brain reward, motivation, memory and related circuitry...
With journal Co-Editors, the Editor-in-Chief ensures content is clinically accurate, timely and targeted to the readership and editorial mission. Applications for this position must be received to by 5:00 PM Eastern on Monday, May 26.
Med-Sci attendees got an early preview of the fifth edition of The ASAM Principles of Addiction Medicine. Revised every five or so years, the newest edition is available for pre-order now.
On March 10th, the Task Force published a final recommendation statement on primary care behavioral interventions to reduce illicit drug and nonmedical pharmaceutical use in children and adolescents. ASAM submitted comments which expressed concerns about unintended consequences that may result from the Task Force’s recommendations.
Published six times per year, the Journal of Addiction Medicine is the official journal of ASAM. It is designed for all physicians and other mental health professionals who need to keep up-to-date with the treatment of addiction disorders.
The ASAM Review Course is the essential primer for physicians and other health care professionals preparing for a career in addiction medicine or seeking expanded knowledge of addiction, treatment and recovery.
Online SBIRT Training is a 4-hour course that covers all SBIRT skills and provides an opportunity to practice skills via simulated cases. Provided in partnership with Clinical Tools, Inc.
Our nationwide directory of addiction medicine professionals.
Illicit drug use among people between the ages of 55 and 59 increased more than any other age group between 2002 and 2011
SAMHSA 2011 NSDUH
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