2024 OHSAM Annual Meeting

October 18, 2024

The OHSAM annual meeting provides a unique opportunity to discuss, debate, and network with colleagues and build new relationships with leading experts in addiction medicine. Members benefit from learning and sharing together, the poster presentations will share clinical or and research work in the field of addiction medicine, and the exhibit hall is a great place to network with colleagues and connect with company representatives whose products and services are designed to help you and your patients.

Meeting Details


Friday, October 18, 2024
7:00 am – 4:00 pm

Renaissance Columbus Westerville-Polaris  Hotel
409 Altair Parkway
Westerville OH 43082


OHSAM membership will be verified and you will be notified if there are any questions.

If you have not paid your 2024 membership dues, or aren’t sure of your membership status, go to
Your membership in ASAM includes OHSAM membership.


We have a special group rate at Renaissance Columbus Westerville-Polaris Hotel for 164 USD per night. Please visit the link below to book your room.

VIEW THE MEETING AGENDA (subject to change)

Updated June 25, 2024

7:00 am
Registration / Continental Breakfast / Visit Exhibits

8:00 am
Krisanna Deppen, MD, OHSAM president

Introductions & Moderator
Neera Gupta, MD education committee chair

Words from sponsors

8:20 am
Marijuana in light of legislative changes
TBD / Will Goldman, DO

9:00 am
Lessons from Running a MAT Drug Court Docket
Judge David Matia

9:30 am
Trauma Informed Addiction Care: Treating Comorbid PTSD and SUD
Nancy Duff-Boehm, PH.D

10:00 am
Break / Visit Exhibits and Posters

10:40 am
Pain and Addiction
Pavan Tankha, DO

11:10 am
Importance of Treating ADHD and SUD
Gregory Boehm, MD

11:40 am
From Testing to Treatment: A Mobile Collaborative Model
Panel: Christina Gast, NP-C, Heather Mohrman, Melanie Quolke, MPA, AmandaLynn Reese

12:15 pm
Lunch / Visit Exhibits and Posters

1:25 pm
Benzos and Beyond: Understanding Designer GABA agonists and NMDA antagonists
Eric Dobson MD

2:10 pm
Hospital based MOUD starts
Carolyn Chan, MD

2:55 pm

3:25 pm
Poster Awards and Presentation

3:50 pm


OHSAM extends their appreciation to the 2024 Sponsors.

Interested in sponsoring or exhibiting? Reach out to for more information.

Questions? Please email at