Tobacco-Free Living
Tobacco Cessation Training 

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Information  and resources to assist providers and educators in their tobacco cessation efforts.  Resources include:

Healthcare Provider Tobacco Cessation Training

Register NOW for the National Prevention Council's FREE webinar, Increasing Tobacco-free Environments across the Federal Government External Link  This event is free and open to Federal employees and their contractors.

Please share this invitation to your department colleagues, including interested leadership and worksite wellness coordinators.

 DATE | Wednesday, October 22, 2014                                             TIME | 1 p.m.-2:30 p.m. EDT

The U.S. Surgeon General invites you to join him on this webinar about increasing tobacco-free environments across the federal government.  Tobacco use remains the leading preventable cause of disease, disability, and death in the United States. Tobacco-free campus policies protect nonsmokers from secondhand smoke and encourage employees to improve their health by quitting the use of tobacco products.  This webinar supports the National Prevention Council commitment to increasing tobacco-free environments.  This webinar will provide information about:

  • The evidence base for and impact of implementing tobacco-free policies                  
  • The differences between smoke-free and tobacco-free policies               
  • Information about existing smoke-free/tobacco-free policies that govern Federal spaces    
  • Examples of how policies have been adopted and implemented in federal departments and agencies            
  • A roadmap to adopting and implementing a tobacco-free or smoke-free policy   

PARTICIPANTS MAY INCLUDE:  Federal Department and Agency Senior Leadership,  Assistant Secretaries and Deputy Assistant Secretaries and their staff, Worksite Wellness Coordinators, National Prevention Council department representatives

Dartmouth Medical School Smoking Cessation for Pregnancy and Beyond External Link

This program is intended for health care providers who will be assisting their female patients in quitting smoking, in particular, patients who are pregnant or in their child-bearing years.

Health and Human Services- Helping Smokers Quit /A Guide for Clinicians External Link

Public Health Service Clinical Practice Guideline for clinicians to implement a system to ensure that tobacco-use status is obtained and recorded at every patient visit.  Even brief tobacco dependence treatment is effective and should be offered to every patient who uses tobacco. ASK - ADVISE - ASSESS - ASSIST - ARRANGE

Tobacco Treatment Specialist Training External Link

Learn basic skills for working with smokers through a self-paced online program while earning Continuation Educational Credits  (CEU’s) and/or  attend a 4-day Core Certification Training Program in Worcester,Massachusetts.  Both programs are offered through the University of Massachusetts Medical School . For additional details about the programs please email

Army Medicine 2020 Research to Practice Education Series - DCO
Course ID: 079
Sponsor: Army Medical Department; Army Public Health Command
The Army Medicine 2020 Research to Practice Education Series is held quarterly and consists of two or more presentations from experts in the fields of injury prevention, health promotion, and performance optimization.
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