The Addiction Medicine Essentials 2019 conference, held October 4-5 in Durham, NC was a great success. Next year’s event will be announced soon and will provide addiction medicine basics for a range of healthcare professionals working in primary care and behavioral health settings. Topics will likely include Core Concepts of Addiction, Behavioral Pharmacotherapy, Common Comorbidities, Motivational Interviewing, and more!

Join us for one or both days!

The 11th annual spring Addiction Medicine Conference to be held April 30 – May 2, 2020 in Asheville, NC, will continue to provide 3 days of in-depth exploration of addiction medicine and will include a wide range of topics combining plenary sessions and skill-building workshops, and providing opportunities for networking. Addiction Medicine 2020 is appropriate for primary care providers as well as addiction medicine specialists.



Addiction Medicine Conference and Essentials provide up-to-date substance use related education, applicable across general medical as well as addiction specialty practices.


Sponsors & Exhibitors

Our spring conference in Asheville, NC typically attracts over 300 addiction medicine specialists, primary care physicians, psychiatrists, nurse practitioners and other healthcare professionals from North Carolina, Tennessee, South Carolina and across the United States. The fall conference in Durham, NC attracts over 120 participants representing a wider range of healthcare providers.

Conference Locations

The Spring Conference is located in Asheville, NC and the Fall Essentials is located in Durham, NC. Both locations are easily accessible and provide a wide array of dining and hotels.

Addiction Medicine – Hosts, Sponsors & Exhibitors

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