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Tobacco Intervention Champion Workshop

Fri, 2017-02-24 09:00 - 16:30
Anishnawbe Mushkiki Community Health & Wellness Centre (AHAC)
101 North Syndicate Ave, Suite 510
Thunder Bay
ON
About this Event:

This course focuses on applying tobacco cessation interventions and will provide you with the skills, tools and resources to help with implementation of evidence-based practice in tobacco cessation.

Objectives
Participants will learn how to:

  • Describe RNAO best practice guidelines and TI Initiative
  • Identify the leadership role of a Best Practice Champion
  • Explain the basics of tobacco dependence
  • Identify key recommendations in the RNAO tobacco cessation BPG
  • Demonstrate interventions/strategies through case study examples
  • List different types of tobacco cessation medications
  • Discuss use of the “Toolkit: Implementation of Best Practice Guidelines” when integrating tobacco cessation best practices into organizational settings

Presenters
Tiiu Sildva (BN, MPH) Tobacco Intervention Specialist, Registered Nurses Association of Ontario (RNAO)

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