Mission Statement Physicians dedicated to improving the treatment of substance use disorders. A state chapter of the American Society of Addiction Medicine.



 

Poster Abstract Submissions:

MERF and the CSAM Committee on Education will accept poster abstract proposals that describe addiction medicine education or practice accomplishments. Proposals may include projects that are in progress or those that will be done at the time of the conference.

The deadline to submit abstract submission and disclosure forms has been extended to July 16, 2018!  Click here for additional details
 
Did you plan to take the Addiction Medicine Board Exam in October-November 2018? It's not too late to learn from some of the top experts and educators in the field.

Two Courses to Help You Pass the Addiction Medicine Board Exam:

Interactive Self-Assessment Test and Board Review
Includes 7 hours of video from the Board Exam Preparation Track at the 2017 Review Course.
15 AMA/PRA Category 1 Credits™ and 7 additional AMA/PRA Category 1 Credits for the newly added 2017 videos. Price: $350
Features an interactive exam preparation with 700 board-style questions as well as 7 hours of video presentations which comprised the Certification Exam Preparation Track at the Addiction Medicine Review Course in Anaheim. Also includes the Addiction Medicine (online) Study Guide.

Addiction Medicine Review Course 
17 AMA/PRA Category 1 CreditsTM
Price: $495
The Addiction Medicine Review Course consists of 18 lectures from the live conference held August 24-27, 2017 in San Francisco. Participants will gain practical knowledge that can be applied to real-world experiences as well as the knowledge needed for the ABMS Addiction Medicine Board Exam being offered in October 2018.

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MEMBER NEWS: CSAM Implements Grant to Expand Medication-Assisted Treatment in CA

In 2017, CSAM was selected by the California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) to be part of a statewide collaborative project that includes UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, to increase access to addiction treatment, reduce unmet treatment need, and reduce opioid overdose related deaths through the provision of prevention, treatment and recovery activities for opioid use disorder (OUD). For more information on CSAM's role in this project and opportunities available for CSAM members to participate, contact CSAM Project Manager Erica Murdock-Waters at: 415-764-4855 or csam.hss@gmail.com  [read more about project] [read more about CSAM's role]

Continuing Medical Education

CSAM Webinar Series

CSAM sponsored a series of twelve webinars designed to support the implementation of Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) of opioid use disorders in primary care. 
All webinars in the series can be accessed here.