Addiction Medicine Updates

 

Congressional Bills Would Support Addiction Careers – Legislation has been introduced to provide funding for fellowship training and loan repayment for practice in high-need areas.

 

Fellowships Making News – UCSF fellow Hannah Snyder, MD, featured in San Francisco Chronicle.

 

TAMF at Medical Student Honor Society in Puerto Rico  – Dr. Brennan invited to address students at Universidad Central del Caribe School of Medicine

 

Medicine Responds to Addiction: Implementing Physician Training – Landmark national meeting sponsored by The Addiction Medicine Foundation in partnership with NIAAA, NIDA & SAMHSA

 

Addiction Medicine: The Urgent Need for Trained Physicians – Capitol Hill briefing co-hosted with the Congressional Prescription Drug Abuse Caucus, Congressional Treatment and Recovery Caucus, and Congressional Bipartisan Heroin Task Force

 

Fellowships for Workforce Development – Pennsylvania Senate testimony by Dr. Sheryl Ryan and Dr. Leslie Walker-Harding of Penn State Hershey Medical Center

 

Certification & Training Help Workforce Growth –Pediatric News story with Dr. Lon Hays, TAMF President

 

Game Changer for Addiction Medicine – MEDPAGE TODAY interview with Dr. Timothy Brennan, TAMF Vice President for Medical and Academic Affairs

 

 

Fellowship Training Opportunities

A number of addiction medicine fellowship programs around the U.S. are currently accepting applications for the coming year, and several have immediate openings. See the full listing for further information.

 

Fellowships Now Recruiting

Compendium of Educational Objectives

Accredited Fellowships

 

Candidates are encouraged to contact the fellowships directly for further information and application materials. For additional questions, please contact The Addiction Medicine Foundation National Center for Physician Training in Addiction Medicine: AddictionMedicine@buffalo.edu

ACGME Application Now Available for Addiction Medicine Fellowship Accreditation

The Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) has now launched the application process for addiction medicine fellowship accreditation.

 

MOC & Educational Products

 
Gain access to the highest quality, evidence-based CME in Addiction Medicine for a yearly rate of $250 through the Addiction Medicine MOC & Educational Portal 
 
All of the activities have been developed and/or vetted by addiction medicine fellowship directors and academic faculty experts without industry support or influence.
 
Here’s what you’ll have access to:
 
Over 400 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ 
203 CME credits included
216 CME credits:  Additional cost may apply due to copyright restrictions.