Resources

The AMA has collected more than 400 educational and other resources to provide evidence-based recommendations for physicians and policymakers.

Negative Stigma of Methadone

Stigma in Methadone and Buprenorphine Maintenance Treatment

PCSS Education and Training Videos

Videos created with patients, family members and medical professionals.

Why It’s Inappropriate Not to Treat Incarcerated Patients with Opioid Agonist Therapy

AMA Journal of Ethics. September 2017, Volume 19, Number 9: 922-930. Sarah E. Wakeman, MD

Patients with Addiction Need Treatment – Not Stigma

Written by AMA Task Force to Reduce Opioid Abuse  

Confronting the Stigma of Opioid Use Disorder—and Its Treatment

The JAMA Network

The Other Victims of the Opioid Epidemic

New England Journal of Medicine Susan A. Glod, M.D. June 1, 2017

AMA Opioid Task Force

The AMA Opioid Task Force urges physicians and other health care professions to continue taking action to help reverse the nation’s opioid epidemic—and the Task Force also calls on policymakers to take specific steps to remove barriers to evidence-based care for patients with pain and those with a substance use disorder.

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