8:00am-8:15am: Welcome & Opening Remarks
James Thompson, MD, FASAM, President, VaSAM
8:15am-9:15am: Virginia Opioid Abatement Authority
Tony McDowell, Executive Director, Virginia Opioid Abatement Authority
9:15am-10:15am: The Addiction Telehealth Bridge Concept
Brandon Wills, DO, FACEP, FAACT, Medical Director, MOTIVATE Clinic, VCU Health
10:15am-10:30am: Coffee Break
10:30am-11:30am: Cannabis and Cannabinoid for Chronic Pain
Ajay Manhapra, MD, FASAM, Medical Director, Hampton VA Medical Center
11:30am-12:00pm: Poster Session
12:00pm-1:00pm: Networking Lunch & Exhibitor Session
1:00pm-1:30pm: VASAM Annual Business Meeting, Part II
1:30pm-2:30pm: Co-Occurring Mental Health Disorders in Addicted Patients
Syed Zafar Ahsan, MD, Medical Director, Colonial Behavioral Health
2:30pm-3:30pm: Workshop: Addiction Treatment in Incarcerated Populations
Debra O’Beirne, MD, FASAM, Director of Addiction Medicine Services, Fairfax County CSB
Laura Yager, Director of Correctional Health and Human Services, Fairfax County Sheriff’s Office
Jennifer Scrivener, Behavioral Health Nursing Supervisor, Addiction Medicine Clinic, Fairfax County CSB
3:30pm-3:45pm: Coffee Break
3:45pm-4:45pm: Treating Hepatitis C in the Addiction Treatment Setting
Rebecca A. Dillingham, MD, Professor of Medicine, UVA Health
4:45pm-4:55pm: Memorial Awards
4:55pm-5:00pm: Closing Remarks
5:00pm: Conference Concludes
REGISTRATION IS OPEN!
Full Registration (Friday & Saturday)
VaSAM Members: $129
One-Day Registration (Friday OR Saturday)
VaSAM Members: $99
Student members of ASAM/VaSAM may attend VaSAM 2022 free of charge.
HOTEL ROOMS AVAILABLE AT SPECIAL RATE UNTIL SEPT 21st!
The Westin Richmond
6631 West Broad Street
Richmond, Virginia 23230
$137 per night. Click here to reserve your room today.
3.5 miles from conference venue. Available 10/6-10/9.