Posts tagged with "Addiction Medicine"

Student Bursaries for the 2019 CSAM Conference

May 28

CSAM now accepting applications for Student Bursaries The Canadian Society for Addiction Medicine is offering 8 bursaries to students interested in the field of Addictions Medicine to attend the CSAM 2019 Annual Scientific Conference in Halifax, Nova Scotia October 24 to 27, 2019. Each bursary award will help to fund transportation and accommodation costs. Conference […]

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New for the 2018 Conference! Four Student Bursaries Available

May 17

The Canadian Society for Addiction Medicine is offering 4 (four) bursaries to students interested in the field of Addictions Medicine to attend the 2018 CSAM Scientific Meeting in Vancouver, BC, October 25-28, 2018.

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BC College of Physicians and Surgeons Safe Prescribing Guidelines

November 23

The CSAM Board of Directors applauds the BC College of Physicians and Surgeons prescribing guidelines. The CSAM board recognizes the complexity of the situation and looks forward to other regions implementing similar principals.

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Addiction Medicine Recognized!

May 2

On March 14, 2016, Addiction Medicine was formally recognized as a new sub-specialty by the American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS) under the American Board of Preventive Medicine (ABPM).  This recognizes addiction as a preventable and treatable disease, helping to shed the stigma of misunderstanding that has long plagued it and provides a new career option […]

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Dr. Sobey is a full-time addiction medicine physician who completed a fellowship in Addiction Medicine at University Hospitals of Cleveland in 1999. He has been a CSAM member since 2008, the British Columbia representative to CSAM since 2010 and is the current President.

Coming soon! CSAM “Top Posts of the Month” Newsletter

April 14

Keep up to date with CSAM-SMCA news reports, peer review articles, and top-trending posts shared with you by President Dr. Paul Sobey. Read Paul’s full biography here.  Watch for our monthly online newsletter!

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Addiction Day/CSAM 2015 Conference Videos

March 8

Check out the 25 presentations from the 8th annual Addiction Day and CSAM 2015 conference!  Click on the bars icon at top left hand side of viewer to see the entire playlist of presentations.

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New Twitter and LinkedIn Company Page

March 1

CSAM is now on Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter! Here are some ways our members can help spread the word: Include CSAM in your current work history on your LinkedIn page. When you type in CSAM, it will bring up the company logo for you to select Share company updates frequently Use the buttons on the website to follow on […]

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