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CME : 22.25
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The American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) 49th Annual Conference is organized by American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) and will be held during Apr 12 - 15, 2018 at Hilton San Diego Bayfront, San Diego, California, United States of America.

The target audience for this medical event is Healthcare professionals dedicated to increasing access and improving the quality of addiction treatment and care including Physicians and Clinicians, Researchers and Academics, Students and Retirees, Counselors and Policymakers.

CME Credit Information :
The American Society of Addiction Medicine designates the following live activities for a maximum of the respective AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s).
The ASAM 49th Annual Conference - 22.25 credits.
The ASAM Pain and Addiction: Common Threads Course XIX - 8 credits.
The ASAM Motivational Interviewing Workshop - 8 credits.

Conference Overview :
The ASAM 49th Annual Conference is the nation’s premier event showcasing the latest science, research, best practices, and innovations in addiction medicine. The 2018 program offers more quality education, networking opportunities, and access to thought-leaders than ever. Join over 2,000 colleagues in San Diego for innovative, interactive, and incredible experiences!.

Conference Objectives :
At the conclusion of the conference, participants should be able to:
• Identify and describe new developments affecting the science, policy, and clinical practice of addiction medicine.
• Compare presented clinical guidelines/best practices with the participant’s current practice and identify strengths or gaps.
• Analyze new research and science to develop practical applications for treatment or further research.
• Explain recent or upcoming policy changes and identify implications or areas for provider involvement.
• Create a network of professionals or a set of resources that can be used to support the participant’s practice.

This year ASAM presents two exciting Pre-Conference Offerings on Apr 12, 2018 :

The ASAM Pain & Addiction: Common Threads Course XIX:
ASAM's most popular Pre-Conference Course moves into its 19th year addressing the challenging overlap between pain and addiction. The course will review the latest research and clinical guidelines that address this patient population.

The ASAM Motivational Interviewing Workshop:
ASAM is creating and offering a new workshop on Motivational Interviewing for physicians and clinicians who work with patients with addiction. This workshop has short lectures and will mostly be interactive with attendees demonstrating and conducting Motivational Interviewing techniques.

Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.

Registration Desk

Contact No. 301-656-3920
email@asam.org, meetings@ASAM.org

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Venue Address

Hilton San Diego Bayfront
1 Park Boulevard
San Diego, California, United States Of America

Official Hotel

Hilton San Diego Bayfront,

1 Park Blvd,

San Diego, California, United States of America 92101,

(619) 564-3333


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