Pennsylvania has the third-highest opioid overdose rate in the U.S.
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The Pennsylvania Society of Addiction Medicine is a physician-led professional community committed to advancing evidence-based addiction science and care.
Our online educational resources and CME focus on improving the care and treatment of people with substance use disorder (SUD) and the disease of addiction.
PSAM focuses its advocacy efforts on state legislation and regulation that impact the field of addiction medicine and people with SUD in Pennsylvannia.
PSAM Virtual Addiction Symposium
From Policy to Practice
Saturday March 2, 2024
8:00 AM – 3:00 PM
PSAM is a chapter of the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM), the Nation's leading addiction medicine professional society.
According to the Center for Disease Control, Cigarette smoking remains the leading cause of preventable disease, disability, and death in the United States.
Over 40% of adults who smoke do not receive advice to quit from a healthcare professional.
Healthcare professionals have a critical role in supporting people’s recovery.