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

NEW: 2018 Materials added to help you pass the ABPM Addiction Medicine Board Exam

State of the Art in Addiction Medicine 2018  (Videos)

17 AMA/PRA Category 1 Credits™
Pricing: $600 members / $735 non-members
The State of the Art in Addiction Medicine Course includes 23 lectures from the live conference held August 30 to September 1 in San Francisco.  Review the Conference Brochure for more details by clicking here

2018 Interactive Self-Assessment Course (Question Bank, Videos and Study Guide)

9 AMA/PRA Category 1 Credits™ for the Self-Assessment and 6 additional AMA/PRA Category 1 Credits™  for the 2018 workshop videos.
Pricing: $395 members/$445 non-members

Features an interactive Question Bank with 400+ board-style questions updated by physicians in addiction medicine, as well as 13 Video Presentations from the Addiction Board Exam Preparation Workshop in San Francisco, CA on August 29, 2018. Also includes the Addiction Medicine (online) Study Guide with high-value articles by topic.

2017 Addiction Medicine Review Course 
17 AMA/PRA AMA/PRA Category 1 Credits™
Pricing: $495

The Addiction Medicine Review Course consists of 19 lectures from the live conference held August 24-27 in San Francisco. Gain practical knowledge that can be applied to real-world experiences, as well as the knowledge needed for the Addiction Medicine Board Exam.

SPECIAL OFFER: Order BOTH courses and save $100! Put the two courses above in your shopping cart and enter coupon code SPECIAL2018. Then choose "Apply" to get the discount.  


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 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.