• Board of Directors

    Dr. Gregory Bunt (USA)

    Dr. Hannu Alho (Finland)

    Dr. Kathleen Brady (USA)

    Dr. Riaz Khan (Switzerland)

    Dr. Susumu Higuchi (Japan)

    Dr. Jens Reimer (Germany)

    Dr. Alex Baldacchino (UK)


    Ex-Officio Positions

    Dr. Nady el-Guebaly (Canada)

    Dr. Marc Galanter (USA)

  • Benefits for Members

    A Window to the World

    • Networking and exchange of Information with the international community
    • Ability to inform and influence public policy at a global level
    • Participation in the establishment of international standards for education, certification & treatment of addictions

    Reduced rates for registration and other products

    • Reduced registration rate for the ISAM's Certification in Addiction Medicine examination
    • Reduced registration rate for the annual and regional meetings
    • Reduced price for the ISAM textbook

    Travel Fellowships

    • ISAM-WHO Grants-in-Aid Travel for physicians in developing countries
    • NIDA-ISAM Grants-in-Aid Travel for young Investigators

    Journal and Newsletters


  • Annual Meeting

    Next Annual Meetings:

    ISAM 2016 Oct 20-22, 2016-Montreal, Canada


    ISAM 2017 Oct 26-29, 2017-Abu Dhabi, UAE

    ISAM 2018 Nov 3-6, 2018-Busan, Korea    

    ISAM 2019 New Delhi, India (TBA)

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