The State of the Art Conference 2018

San Francisco, California
Wednesday, August 29, 2018
The State of the Art Conference 2018
Wednesday, August 29, 2018 8:00 AM -
Saturday, September 01, 2018 1:00 PM (Pacific Time)

Hilton San Francisco Union Square
(415) 771-1400
333 O'Farrell Street
San Francisco, California 94102
United States

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The State of the Art Conference (August 30 to September 1, 2018)
The California Society of Addiction Medicine's annual conference is designed for physicians and other healthcare professionals who seek an advanced level of knowledge about the latest scientific and clinical advances in addiction medicine.  Join us at the Hilton Union Square in downtown San Francisco, August 29-September 1, 2018 at the start of Labor Day weekend.

Pre-Conference Workshops (August 29, 2018)
For those preparing for the Addiction Medicine Board Exam in October 2018, a full-day pre-Conference workshop is being offered. Participants receive exam preparation instructions, a web-based self-assessment tool with hundreds of board-style questions, and an online study guide. Five other wonderful workshops are described in the Conference Brochure (please click on the tab above). 

Register now by clicking here If you are a student, fellow or resident interested in a partial scholarship in return for three (3) hours of volunteering, please fill out this form by August 1 and we will contact you to extend a discount. 

The California Society of Addiction Medicine (CSAM) is accredited by the Institute for Medical Quality/California Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians. CSAM takes responsibility for the content, quality and scientific integrity of this CME activity.

CSAM designates this live activity for a maximum of 26 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Attendees may earn up to 19 credits for the Conference and 7 for the Pre-Conference Workshops.

Poster Abstract Submissions
The Medical Education Research Foundation for the Treatment of Addiction (MERF) and the CSAM Committee on Education will accept poster abstract proposals that describe addiction medicine education or practice accomplishments. Proposals may include projects that are in progress or those that will be done at the time of the conference.
The deadline to submit abstract submission and disclosure forms has been extended to July 16, 2018! 
Click here for additional details


Contact Information

Payment Instructions

  • If you are unable to pay immediately with a credit card, your completing the online registration process will help us to take a payment and finalize your registration. 

    Contact to make arrangements to pay by check or purchase order, or call 415-764-4855 with your credit card number. Registrations are provisional until we receive payment.

    Thank you!
    The Conference Team at CSAM