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Landscape and Emerging Issues with E- Cigarettes: Webinar Series

Wed, 2020-10-14 12:00 - 13:00
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Webinar 1 of a 3 part series
Vaping Landscape and Overview 101

This webinar is in partnership with the Registered Nurses’ Association of Ontario (RNAO), Community Health Nurses’ Initiatives group (CHNIG) and Community Health Nurses of Canada (CHNC).

Objectives:

  • understand the prevalence of vaping in Ontario and across Canada
  • understand the mechanism of vaping (primary focus: nicotine)
  • articulate health impacts of vaping
  • discuss how nurses and other health-care providers can provide clients with prevention, protection and cessation support

Guest speakers:

  • Dr. Robert Schwartz, PhD, University of Toronto, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Ontario Tobacco Research Unit
  • Mathew McGuigan, RN, BScN, Chatham Kent Public Health