2 Million awarded by the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation to The ABAM Foundation to Establish a National Center.
Chevy Chase, Maryland – September 30, 2013 – The Conrad N. Hilton Foundation has awarded the American Board of Addiction Medicine (ABAM) Foundation a three-year, $2 million grant to establish The National Center for Physician Training in Addiction Medicine. The purpose of the new Center will be to expand the education and training of physicians in addiction medicine, with a special emphasis on prevention and screening, brief intervention and referral to treatment (SBIRT), particularly for adolescents and young adults. The Center will be directed by Richard Blondell, MD, Professor of Family Medicine at the University at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences.
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2014 MOC Part III Application
ABAM Diplomates eligible to sit for the MOC Part III Cognitive Examination (formally known as the re-certification exam) will be able to apply online starting Tuesday, February 18, 2014. Eligible Diplomates are those who have certification end dates of 2014 and 2016 and have been compliant with the 2013 MOC Program requirements.
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Contact ABAM at 301-656-3378 or firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.
Next ABAM examination: November 15, 2014
We invite qualified candidates to file applications by email in time for the May 31st Deadline.
The Application Fee is $1,950.
Late Deadline: June 1 – July 15
Late Fee: $2,850* No applications can be accepted after the deadline.
Please go to the Apply for 2014 Exam tab for an application.
‘ABAM Certification 101‘ workshop being offered at ASAM’s 45th Med-Sci Conference, 4:30 – 6:30 pm, Saturday, April 12, 2014 - This interactive session will explore the particulars of becoming certified in Addiction Medicine.