about Merf

MERF was established in 1981 to increase and improve the education of physicians about alcoholism and other drug dependencies— specifically about the evidence, the science base, and how to apply it with patients. We particularly stress the clinical continuum of diagnosis, treatment and recovery for the patient and their family members

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MERF participants

Learn about MERF from the comments of those who have participated in our mentored learning experiences at conferences in the past.

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'Traditional' MERF Scholarships

MERF will provide mentored learning experiences at the California Society of Addiction Medicine (CSAM) 2019 Addiction Medicine Review Course & Exam Preparation Track Conference taking place at the Anaheim Marriott in Anaheim, CA, September 4 - 7, 2019. 

Application period closed May 14, 2019 


MAT Mentored Learning Experiences Scholarships

MERF will provide scholarships for mentored learning experiences physicians and SUD providers at the 2019 CSAM Addiction Medicine Review Course & Exam Preparation Track Conference, September 4 - 9, 2019 in Anaheim, CA. 

Application period closed May 27, 2019.


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Contact MERF at:
merfadmin @ gmail.com