2017 CSAM-SMCA Board of Directors Update

This year the CSAM Board of Directors welcomed two new directors. Dr. Robert Tanguay, (Alberta and NWT Regional Director) and Dr. Wiplove Lamba, (Ontario Regional Director)











Front from left: Mandy Manak, Melanie Willows, Claudette Chase, Laura Evans, Robert Tanguay, Jenn Brasch, David Martell and Nichole Riese
Back from left: Ron Lim, Marie-Eve Goyer, Wiplove Lamba, Simon Dubreucq, Paul Sobey, Morris Markentin and George Budd.  Not shown: Ron Fraser, Wael Shublaq and Nady el-Guebaly

Medical Resident Regional Director

The Board of Directors of CSAM has recently created a regional director position for a medical resident.There is a vacancy for this position, and the CSAM Board is looking for medical resident members to fill this position. If you are currently a member of CSAM and a medical resident, and interested in this position, please submit your intention to the Chair of the nominating committee, Dr. Ron Lim at admin@csam-smca.org

The time commitment to this position is four teleconferences per year, one face to face meeting at the annual CSAM conference, and a requirement to act on a minimum of one committee.This is a volunteer position and the duties are to advance the goals of the society and the field of addiction medicine in Canada.

If you are interested, please send your cv to admin@csam-smca.org

The deadline for submissions is January 3rd, 2018.

Terms of Reference

Canadian Journal of Addiction

The CJA is a key initiative of CSAM and the board of directors. The journal is a testimony to the maturation of our society, and an added value to our membership.  The Journal is now being published by Wolters Kluwer (WK), a leading international publisher of professional health information.  All past CJA copies and future publications are and will be searchable on OVID. Members, please click here to access issues of the CJA-JCA. Submissions should be submitted to Editorial Manager

We are Looking for an Associate Editor

The Canadian Society of Addiction Medicine (CSAM) is seeking a specialist in the field of addiction who will assist the Editor in Chief in his role.  The Associate Editor is expected to maintain primary connections to the field through an active clinical and/or academic role. Please click here for more information.

2017 Annual General Meeting

Download the minutes from the 2017 CSAM-SMCA AGM.  Click Here