ISAM in Brief

ISAM in Brief Flyer – English

The International Society of Addiction Medicine, ISAM, is an international fellowship of physicians was founded in 1998 and is committed to:

  • Advancement of knowledge about Addiction as seen as a treatable disease
  • Recognition of physicians worldwide who have a major role to play in its management
  • Enhancement of the credibility of the physician’s role
  • Emphasis of the importance of educational activities

ISAM Activities

2017 Abu Dhabi, UAE: Oct 26-29, 2017, Addiction Medicine – New Frontier


2018 Busan, Korea: Nov 3-6, 2018


2019 New Delhi, India: TBA


  • Provision of a membership-based forum for physicians worldwide
  • Biannual email Newsletters, informing members of ISAM activities and meetings
  • ISAM Committees and position papers on select topics relevant to practice methods
  • International Certification Exam in Addiction Medicine
  • Textbook of Addiction Treatment: International Perspectives
  • ISAM Fundamental Modules held annually

Visit the ISAM website: www.isamweb.org  to be informed of  upcoming events and activities