The ASAM Board Examination Study Tool (BEST) helps prepare physicians for the ABPM certification/re-certification examination utilizing an interactive and engaging format.*
*Note: Live attendees of the 2019 ASAM Review Course in Addiction Medicine in Dallas, TX can opt to receive the 2019 BEST at a reduced price of $100 if they sign up for the BEST on-site. Register for the Review Course Now!
The NEW 2019 BEST Includes:
700 Board-Style Self-Assessment Questions
- Developed, reviewed and mapped to the ABPM exam blueprint content areas by national experts
- Flexible learning modes allow users to design their study sessions and focus on specific topics
- Personalized Reporting
- Access personal performance analysis reports and create a personalized study guide based on responses to the question bank
Excerpts and Highlights
- High-level summaries from select chapters from the newly released Principles of Addiction Medicine, Sixth Edition
- Explore a list of important terms and definitions in the addiction medicine field
- Review the presentations slides from the 2019 ASAM Review Course in Addiction Medicine
- View a list of additional resources recommended by Review Course faculty by topic
Registrants will have access to content and be able to claim CME for one year from the date they start the tool.
Please Note: Due to technical issues, the explanations/references will not appear for all questions. ASAM is working to resolve the issue.
Additional Board Exam Preparation resources and tools are also available.
Goals and Objectives
Upon completion of this education activity, participant should be able to:
- Differentiate between important terms and definitions in the field of Addiction Medicine.
- Distill knowledge on key points from the text, the Principles of Addiction Medicine, 6th edition and course slides
- Appraise addiction patient cases and respond accurately to questions about next steps and treatment options.
- Employ knowledge gained in the educational sections of the BEST to respond accurately to self-assessment questions.
Participants of the 2019 ASAM Review Course in Addiction Medicine and other physicians who are preparing for the ABPM Certification Exam in Addiction Medicine.
|Name||Commercial Interests||Compensation Received||Role|
|Timothy Brennan MD, MPH, FASAM||None||NA||NA|
|Jeffrey DeVido MD||Altria/Philip Morris||Stock||Inheritance|
|Paul Earley MD, DFASAM||Alkermes, Inc; DynamiCare Health, Inc||Honoraria; Salary||Speaker; VP of Medical Affairs|
|James Finch MD, DFASAM||None||NA||NA|
|Marc Fishman MD, DFASAM||US World Meds; Alkermes||Consulting fee, Travel; Honoraria||Consultant; Advisory Board|
|David Galbis-Reig MD, DFASAM||Ascension Wisconsin All Saints; Abbvie; Hospira; RespireRX Pharmaceuticals; Abbott Pharmaceuticals; Pfizer Bond||Stock & Bond in Retirement IRA; Stock Options; Ownership Interests||Owner; Advisory Board; PI; Consultant|
|R. Jeffrey Goldsmith, MD, DLFAPA, DFASAM||None||NA||NA|
|Adam Gordon, MD, MPH||None||NA||NA|
|Leslie Hayes, MD||None||NA||NA|
|Abigail Herron DO, DFASAM||None||NA||NA|
|Petros Levounis MD, MA, FASAM||None||NA||NA|
|Carla Marienfeld MD||None||NA||NA|
|Ricardo Restrepo MD, MPH, FASAM||None||NA||NA|
|Richard Ries MD, DFASAM||None||NA||NA|
|Edwin Salsitz MD, DFASAM||None||NA||NA|
|Sharon Stancliff MD, FASAM||None||NA||NA|
|Timothy Wiegand MD, FACMT, FAACT||None||NA||NA|
|Erin Zerbo, MD||None||NA||NA|
ACCME Accreditation Statement
The American Society of Addiction Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
AMA Credit Designation Statement
The American Society of Addiction Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 17 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
ABPM Maintenance of Certification (MOC)
The American Board of Preventive Medicine (ABPM) has approved this activity for a maximum of 17 LLSA credits towards ABPM MOC Part II requirements.
ABAM Transitional Maintenance of Certification (tMOC)
This course has been approved by the American Board of Addiction Medicine (ABAM). Physicians enrolled in the ABAM Transitional Maintenance of Certification Program (tMOC) can apply a maximum of 17 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ for completing this course.