After careful consideration and evaluation of the latest developments in COVID-19, ASAM has made the responsible decision to cancel the live ASAM Review Course in Addiction Medicine and pre-courses scheduled to take place June 18-20, 2020 in Dallas, TX.
The health and safety of members, faculty 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.
Good News! ASAM will deliver a Virtual Board Exam Study Course on July 16-17, 2020 that will still provide this important exam preparation education. The course will consist of two days of live-streamed sessions, as well as additional sessions accessible on-demand. ASAM will also be offering virtual alternatives for the two pre-courses that were scheduled to take place in conjunction with the Review Course.
Review Course registrants will automatically be registered for the Board Exam Study Course, which will provide access to all live-streamed and on-demand sessions in ASAM’s e-Learning Center. Registrants will be refunded the difference between the registration rates. To opt out, see refund details below.
The ASAM Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder Course Registrants will be automatically registered for the blended format course that combines 4-hour interactive virtual learning and 4 hours of self paced learning. The live-streamed portion of the course will take place on Tuesday, July 14, from 5:00 - 9:30 pm ET and will be made available on-demand. To opt out, see refund details below.
Moving Beyond the Barriers of Treating Opioid Use Disorder Registrants wwill automatically be registered for a live-stream format to take place on Wednesday, July 15, from 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm ET and available on-demand. To opt out, see refund details below.
Printed Course Syllabus purchases will be refunded in full. While ASAM was hoping to offer a print copy for those who prefer, ASAM will be unable to print and distribute the syllabus because of COVID-19 and cancelation of the live event. An electronic PDF version of the syllabus will be provided to registrants of the Board Exam Study Course.
Board Exam Study Tool (BEST) purchases will be fulfilled unless a full refund is requested. If the listed BEST price is more than what you paid originally, you WILL NOT be charged the difference.
ASAM staff have begun additional follow-up communication for the ASAM Review Course faculty.
If you are not interested in participating in the virtual offerings, please email email@example.com by Monday, May 18, 2020 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
Attendees who booked in the official ASAM room block at the Hilton Anatole will have their reservation automatically canceled. Each hotel guest will be refunded directly. Please not this can take anywhere from 5-7 business days to reflect on your bank statement.
Registrants who did not book at the Anatole must contact their hotel/lodging directly to cancel reservations.
Registrants are responsible for canceling their respective airline or travel arrangements. Please cancel these arrangements as soon as possible. Please visit the FAQ page for additional information regarding hotel and travel.
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