For Members

2019 VASAM Annual Meeting Presentations

"Opioid Crisis in the Community Setting"
Daryl Washington, Director, Fairfax CSB
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“Benzodiazepine Withdrawal Workshop”
Michael Bohan, MD, Meridian Psychotherapy
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“Addiction Medicine and the Judicial Legal System” 

Shawn Ryan, MD, MBA, ABEM, President & Chief Medical Officer, BrightView
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MAT in the Emergency Medical Setting
Kurt Hooks, PhD, Chief Executive Officer, Virginia Beach Psychiatric Center
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“Cannabis/Cannabidiol as Medicine.  Are we there yet?”
Jag Khalasa, MS, PhD - Special Volunteer at NIDA/NIH
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Slide Deck #1 | Slide Deck #2 | Slide Deck #3

Legistlative Advocacy Committee Update
Becca Branum, JD, ASAM - Download the Presentation (PDF)
Mary McMasters, MD - Download the Presentation (PDF)