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WHAT: a three-hour lecture-based course designed to present healthcare providers with evidence-based recommendations and resources to assist patients in tobacco cessation.
WHERE: Marshall Medical Center Harless Auditorium (Cabell Huntington Hospital) 1600 Medical Center Drive, Huntington, WV 25701
WHEN: Saturday, October 19, 2013 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Check-in begins @ 8:15 a.m.
Continental breakfast provided at 8:30 a.m.
REGISTRATION REQUIRED. FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION AND TO REGISTER ONLINE GO TO http://huntington2013.doattend.com Phone: 304-419-0899
WHO: Physicians, Physician Assistants, Dentists, Dental Hygienists, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Nurse Midwives, Pharmacists and Social Workers
9:00-9:40 Incorporating Tobacco Cessation into Your Practice Karyn Kimball
9:40-9:55 Diabetes and Tobacco: A Fatal Combination Karyn Kimball
9:55-10:20 Tobacco Cessation During Pregnancy Brenda Mitchell
10:35-11:25 Spit Tobacco: Tobacco’s Deadly Secret: Raj Khanna
11:25-11:55 Pharmacotherapy for Tobacco Cessation Brenda Mitchell
11:55-12:10 Tobacco Policies and Advocacy Cinny Kittle
Brenda Mitchell, MD, FACOG is Associate Professor of OB/GYN at the Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine at Marshall University. Dr. Mitchell is an active member and prior chair of the WV Chapter of ACOG and past Chair of the WV Perinatal Partnership.
Raj Khanna, DMD, MD is Associate Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine, Department of Surgery at Marshall University.
Karyn Kimball, BSN, MS is the administrator for the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology at the Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine at Marshall University. Mrs. Kimball has educated patients about smoking cessation both in the out and inpatient setting for more than 16 years.
Cinny Kittle, MS is the Director of Health Improvement Initiatives for the WV Hospital Association and is the Director of the Coalition for a Tobacco-Free WV.
This course is offered free of charge thanks to generous support from the WVDHHR/Division of Tobacco Prevention.
Many thanks to our generous hosts:
Learning Objectives for Tobacco Cessation Training for Healthcare Providers
Karyn Kimball, RN, MS: Incorporating Tobacco Cessation into Your Practice By the end of this training, 70% of participants will be able to:
Karyn Kimball, RN, MS: Diabetes and Tobacco: A Fatal Combination By the end of this training, 70% of participants will be able to:
Brenda Mitchell, MD FACOG: Tobacco Cessation During Pregnancy By the end of this training, 70% of participants will be able to:
· Raj Khanna, DMD, MD: Spit Tobacco: Tobacco’s Deadliest Secret By the end of this training, 70% of participants will be able to:
Brenda Mitchell, MD FACOG: Pharmacotherapy for Tobacco Cessation By the end of this training, 70% of participants will be able to:
· Cinny Kittle, MS: Tobacco Policies and Advocacy By the end of this training, 70% of participants will be able to:
This course has been approved for the following continuing education credits: Approved for 2.75 CPE by the WV Board of Pharmacy – WV2011-08-08-CEC/CEG.
Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing education for physicians. Marshall University Joan. C. Edwards School of Medicine designates the live activity for a maximum of 3 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) TM. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. (Session registration and evaluation are required.)
The WVU School of Dentistry is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry.
The WVU School of Dentistry is also an approved Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) Program Approval for Continuing Education (PACE) Program Provider (FAGD/MAGD Approved 11/01/09 – 12/31/13), and an Association for Continuing Dental Education (ACDE) Approved Provider. The WVU School of Dentistry designates this activity for 3 continuing education credits.
Cabell Huntington Hospital is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by West Virginia Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
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