Advance Addiction Medicine – Join AzSAM today!

Becoming part of AzSAM is more than just membership – it’s an opportunity to network with colleagues, secure patient referrals through our online database, and advocate for Addiction Medicine locally and nationally.

AzSAM members enjoy significant benefits, including special discounts and communications from both the local chapter and ASAM, access to continuing education programs, and most importantly, the knowledge that their participation will elevate awareness of Addiction Medicine in government, regulatory and medical communities.

AzSAM Member Benefits – Doctors

Discounts and Partnerships

  • Discounted registration for AzSAM Annual Conference
  • Discounts on ASAM publications, conferences and courses, including the annual Medical-Scientific Conference
  • Discount on Revised Patient Placement Criteria (ASAM PPC-2R) National Guidelines
  • Opportunity to apply for ASAM’s MasterCard credit card through MBNA America

Communications

  • Free quarterly AzSAM e-newsletter with updates on Addiction Medicine issues in Arizona
  • Free bimonthly ASAM News
  • Free subscription to the Journal of Addictive Diseases, a quarterly publication
  • Complimentary copy of ASAM’s Annual Membership Directory
  • Opportunity to attend annual conferences hosted by AzSAM and ASAM, respectively

Networking and Advocacy

  • Invitations to AzSAM hosted dinner meetings (4 to 6 annually)
  • Chance to join AzSAM and ASAM leaders to educate policymakers, elected officials, and accrediting and regulatory bodies about Addiction Medicine
  • Opportunity to influence the development of legislation, regulatory policy, treatment guidelines, protocols and research that affect Addiction Medicine
  • Access to a network of leading experts in Addiction Medicine

Web Resources

  • Listing in AzSAM online member database, to facilitate patient referrals
  • Unlimited access to online forums through the AzSAM website

AzSAM Member Benefits – Medical Students

AzSAM also provides special benefits to medical students, who can join for free (a certified letter from you school is required).

Discounts

  • Free annual membership in ASAM ($35 for residents)
  • Free registration to attend the ASAM Medical-Scientific Conference
  • Free Screening and Brief Interventions for Alcoholism laminated pocket cards
  • Discounted registration for AzSAM Annual Conference
  • Discount on Revised Patient Placement Criteria (ASAM PPC-2R) National Guidelines

Communications

  • Free quarterly AzSAM e-newsletter with updates on Addiction Medicine issues in Arizona
  • Free bimonthly ASAM News
  • Free subscription to the Journal of Addictive Diseases, a quarterly publication
  • Complimentary copy of ASAM’s Annual Membership Directory
  • Unlimited access to online forums through the AzSAM website

Networking and Advocacy

  • Invitations to AzSAM hosted dinner meetings (4 to 6 annually)
  • Chance to join AzSAM and ASAM leaders to educate policymakers, elected officials, and accrediting and regulatory bodies about Addiction Medicine
  • Access to a network of leading experts in Addiction Medicine
  • Representation in the AMA House of Delegates, including the Medical Student section, Residency Physician section and the Young Physician section
  • Representation in deliberations of accrediting organizations
  • Opportunity to participate in focus groups to assess member interests and needs from ASAM
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