Addiction Medicine Scholarship Program
Addiction Medicine Conference – Asheville, NC
Poster presentations are invited, and scholarships are available for the 3-day Addiction Medicine Conference held in Asheville, NC.
The conference provides up-to-date substance use related educational sessions, led by outstanding regional and national experts, applicable across general medical as well as addiction specialty practices. The conference is a mix of didactic plenary sessions and workshops that are more focused and skills-based, allowing participants to select areas for individualized attention. The pre-conference offers full day workshops on select topics.
Thursday, April 30 to Saturday, May 2, 2020
Marriott Renaissance Downtown Asheville
31 Woodfin Street, Asheville, NC 28801
Types of Scholarships Available
Blansfield Scholarships, provided by the Dr. Henry Blansfield Addiction Medicine Education Fund, North Carolina Society of Addiction Medicine Scholarships and Governor’s Institute Addiction Medicine Scholarships. All scholarships cover registration fees and a limited number of scholarships may also include travel stipends.
You must be a physician, physician assistant or nurse practitioner student or resident in training with an interest in Addiction Medicine and be able to attend at least 2 full days of the conference.
We will begin accepting applications for the 2020 Addiction Medicine Conference scheduled for April 30 – May 2, 2020 in January 2020.
Addiction Medicine Essentials – Durham, NC
Poster presentations are invited, and scholarships are available for the 2-day Addiction Medicine Essentials Conference held in Durham, NC.
This conference offers addiction medicine basics for a range of healthcare professionals working in primary care and behavioral health settings. Medical trainees who want to share their work with others who are interested in promoting and advancing the field of addiction medicine are encouraged to apply. Abstracts related to substance use prevention and/or treatment in the realm of basic science, clinical practice or an interesting case will be reviewed. Please review the Guidelines for Poster Presentations for details.
Friday, October 4 to Saturday, October 5, 2019
Archie Davis Conference Center at the RTP Headquarters
12 Davis Drive, Durham, NC 27703
Types of Awards Available
The North Carolina Society of Addiction Medicine will award scholarships for accepted poster presentations. A limited number of additional scholarships may be available, but priority will be given to medical trainees submitting a poster presentation. All scholarships cover registration fees.
You must be a physician, physician assistant or nurse practitioner student or resident in training with an interest in Addiction Medicine and be able to attend both days of the conference.
We will begin accepting applications for the 2020 Addiction Medicine Essentials scheduled for October 16-17, 2020 in July 2020.
You can help
The Governor’s Institute improves the lives of people with substance use disorder problems by ensuring that doctors and other healthcare providers are equipped to prevent, identify, and treat these disorders. These conditions often go undiagnosed or ignored, resulting in enormous problems and costs for individuals and their communities.
The Addiction Medicine Conferences offer a great opportunity for physician, physician assistant and nurse practitioner students and residents to obtain more education about substance use disorders with content applicable across general medical as well as addiction specialty practices.
By donating to support addiction medicine education for those new to healthcare, you create opportunities to help them better respond to individuals with substance use disorders throughout their careers. Individual or business contributions can be made to support full or partial scholarships. Choose to make an impact TODAY!