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Tobacco Free RNAO Webinar - Pharmacotherapy for Tobacco Cessation

Tue, 2017-11-28 12:00 - 13:00
Webinar
About this Event:

In this webinar, we will discuss the various pharmacologic therapies to aid in tobacco cessation.

Presenter

Steve Alexander RPh, CTE

During this webinar you will:

  • gain a better understanding of the various pharmacologic therapies involved in tobacco cessation therapy
  • review the effectiveness of each therapy
  • identify the next steps in how to help a patient choose the pharmacotherapy that is right for them

Steve Alexander is a registered pharmacist (RPh) at Findlay's Drug Store, New Liskeard and is a Certified Tobacco Educator (CTE).

He completed his Bachelor of Pharmacy at the University of British Columbia and spent the first four years of his career working in addictions and mental health pharmacy services on the downtown eastside in Vancouver. Steve now works as a community pharmacist at an independent pharmacy in Northern Ontario.

He was previously an elementary school teacher and loves combining his old and new career to ensure his patients understand their medication and therapies to achieve the best possible outcomes.

Cost for Members: 
$0.00 CAD
Cost for non-Members: 
$0.00 CAD