Special Announcement
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Recordings available online now for
FREE CE credit (.6 CEU total)!

 

"Rx for Change: Tobacco Cessation Education --
A Training Program for Faculty" 

6 hour workshop divided into three 2-hour courses

 

This Rx for Change training will allow faculty to add comprehensive tobacco cessation counseling training to the curriculum at their school. This will equip students to be able to expertly counsel smokers once they enter practice.

 

All teaching materials, which are provided through the Rx for Change program,

rxforchange.ucsf.edu, are updated annually and are available for download at no cost to registered users.

  

 

Presented by the following Rx for Change faculty and experts:

  • Robin L. Corelli, PharmD, Professor of Clinical Pharmacy, Department of Clinical Pharmacy, School of Pharmacy, University of California, San Francisco
  • Karen S. Hudmon, DrPH, MS, RPh, Professor of Pharmacy Practice and Associate Head for Operations, Department of Pharmacy Practice, College of Pharmacy, Purdue University
  • Lisa A. Kroon, PharmD, CDE, Professor of Clinical Pharmacy and Chair, Department of Clinical Pharmacy, School of Pharmacy, University of California, San Francisco
  • Frank Vitale, MA, National Director, Pharmacy Partnership for Tobacco Cessation

 

Learning Objectives

  1. Discuss epidemiology, pharmacology, drug interaction and forms of tobacco along with the consequences/risks of tobacco use and benefits of cessation
  2. Discuss strategies to assist patients with smoking cessation
  3. Discuss aids for smoking cessation
 
Instructions to access online courses for CE credit:
  • Click here to begin: https://ce.pharmacy.purdue.edu/courses/SmokingCessation
  • Click Log in on the upper right side
  • Create New Account
  • Receive an email with confirmation link and follow directions provided
  • Click Smoking Cessation Folder
  • Click Train the Trainer Tobacco Cessation Education: A Training Program for Faculty link
  • Login with Username and Password (If needed)
  • Page with Enrollment options opens, click on Blue "Enroll me" button

Please contact Dawn Sinclair, Accreditation Coordinator at Purdue University College of Pharmacy, CE Division (765-494-5457 or sinclaid@purdue.edu) if you have any questions regarding this activity.


 

Physician Accreditation Statement -

Purdue University College of Pharmacy, an equal access/equal opportunity institution, is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Nurses Accreditation Statement -
Purdue University Continuing Nursing Education is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

 
Pharmacist Accreditation Statement - 
Purdue University College of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. This is a knowledge based, continuing education activity of Purdue University, an equal access/equal opportunity institution. Universal Activity Number (UAN): 0018-9999-14-068-H01-P, 6.0 contact hours (.6 CEU). Release Date:08/20/2014 Expiration Date: 08/20/2016
 
Smoking Cessation Leadership Center
University of California, San Francisco

Please continue to send us your updates (ie. Newsletter articles, provider traiings, presentations, etc.)
We will collect all the information, share with all partners, and post updates on the SCLC website.

Questions or Comments?
Contact glorenzo@medicine.ucsf.edu