After careful consideration and evaluation of the latest developments in COVID-19, the ASAM Board of Directors has made the difficult decision to cancel The ASAM 51st Annual Conference – Innovations in Addiction Medicine in Science and pre-conference courses scheduled April 2-5, 2020 in Denver, CO.
The health and safety of members and attendees is of paramount importance. ASAM will continue to provide the highest quality addiction medicine education to meet the changing needs regardless of the environment.
Full conference registrants will be automatically registered for the virtual format which will provide access to view all live-streamed and on-demand sessions. Registrants will be refunded the difference between the registration rates. To opt out, see refund details below.
Daily conference registrants and guests will be refunded in full because these activities are canceled and will not be offered virtually.
Pre-Conference Course Registrations
The Fundamentals of Addiction Medicine Workshop Registrants will be refunded in full because this activity are canceled and will not be offered virtually.
The Pain & Addiction Course Registrants will be automatically registered for a recorded on-demand course available in the e-Learning Center, availability announced by March 20. To opt out, see refund details below.
The Motivational Interviewing Course Registrants will be refunded in full because this activity are canceled and will not be offered virtually.
Exhibitors, Awardees, Presenters and Scholarship Recipients
Exhibitors, awardees, presenters and scholarship recipients will receive an additional follow-up communication from ASAM staff by March 20.
If you are not interested in participating in the virtual offerings, please email firstname.lastname@example.org by Tuesday, March 24 for a full refund or choose to donate the difference to the Treat Addiction Save Lives Fund. Due to the size of this event, refunds may take up to 45-days to process.
Hotel and Travel
Registrants are responsible for canceling their respective hotel/lodging reservation and airline or travel arrangements. Please cancel these arrangements as soon as possible. Please visit the FAQ page for additional information regarding hotel and travel.
Please refer to the FAQ page for additional information.