Library of Expert-Selected Peer-Reviewed Addiction Medicine Journal Articles

Library of Expert-Selected Peer-Reviewed Addiction Medicine Articles

Summary of Articles on the Field of Addiction Medicine

Journals

Integrating Addiction Medicine Training Into Medical School and Residency Curricula
Authors: Klimas  J etMS
Link: http://www.ascpjournal.org/content/pdf/1940-0640-10-S1-A28.pdf
Addiction Science & Clinical Practice 2015, 10(Supplement 1): A28  DOI:10.1186/1940-0640-10-S1-A28

Addiction Medicine: The Birth of a New Discipline
Authors: Patrick G. O’Connor, MD, MPH; Robert J. Sokol, MD; Gail D’Onofrio, MD, MS
Link: http://archinte.jamanetwork.com/article.aspx?articleid=1901120
JAMA Intern Med. 2014;174(11):1717-1718  DOI: 10.1001/jamainternmed.2014.4211

Physician Education in Addiction Medicine
Authors: Evan Wood, MD, PhD, FRCPC; Jeffrey H. Samet, MD; Nora D. Volkow, MD
Link: http://jama.jamanetwork.com/article.aspx?articleid=1758759
JAMA. 2013;310(16):1673-1674. doi:10.1001/jama.2013.280377

Specialty Publications

Teaching Future Doctors About Addiction
Author: Natalie Jacewicz
http://www.abam.net/wp-content/uploads/2010/09/Teaching-Future-Doctors-About-Addiction-_-Kaiser-Health-News-8.2.16.pdf
Kaiser Health News. August 2016

Commentary: A modern epidemic – the case for addiction medicine
Author: SARAH E. WAKEMAN, M.D.
Link: http://www.internalmedicinenews.com/specialty-focus/addiction-medicine/single-article-page/commentary-a-modern-epidemic-the-case-for-addiction-medicine/e41cf2d3c6551a26a29425849ca25a58.html
Internal Medicine News July 16, 2015

The Intersection Between Pediatrics and Addiction
Author: Timothy Brennan, MD, MPH
Link: http://www.pediatricnews.com/commentaries/singleview/the-intersection-between-pediatrics-and-addiction-medicine/144c530edd405e00b7c983a6a29db007.html
Pediatricnews.com May 2015

Addiction Medicine on the Road to Subspecialty Status
Author: 
Link: http://www.internalmedicinenews.com/?id=495&tx_ttnews%5btt_news%5d=62589&cHash=619e36b8ce3a79d4c2a5117403372472
Internal Medicine News. September 8, 2011.

Addiction Medicine Specialty Gains Ground
Author: DAMIAN McNAMARA
Link: http://www.obgynnews.com/?id=11146&tx_ttnews[tt_news]=120926&cHash=f736af1366fddc4e45b7320248704b9b
Ob.Gyn. News. October 1, 2009

Newspapers

How Qualified Is Your Doctor?
Author: Laura Landro
Link: http://www.wsj.com/news/articles/SB10001424052702304419104579327182263151704
The Wall Street Journal. January 20, 2014 

Few doctors know how to treat addiction. A new program aims to change that.
Author: Sandra G. Boodman
Link: http://www.abam.net/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/Few-doctors-know-how-to-treat-addiction.-A-new-program-aims-to-change-that.pdf
The Washington Post. September 3, 2012

Rethinking Addiction’s Roots, and Its Treatment
Author: 
Link: http://www.nytimes.com/2011/07/11/health/11addictions.html?_r=0
The New York Times. JULY 10, 2011

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ABAM offers a Transitional Maintenance of Certification program for its current diplomates and a public listing of physicians who hold active ABAM certification status. In March, 2016 the American Board of Medical Specialties formally recognized addiction medicine as a multi-specialty subspecialty. Future certification examinations in addiction medicine will be administered by the American Board of Preventive Medicine.