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SCLC Post Webinar Resources

Peers Helping Peers: Ways to Quit Tobacco with Rx for Change

 

Wednesday, July 24, 2013 (120 minutes)

 

Thank you to our expert panel of speakers for presenting on this webinar:

  • Ken Duckworth, MD, Medical Director of the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)
  • Karen S. Hudmon, DrPH, MS, RPh, Professor and Associate Head for Operations, Department of Pharmacy Practice, College of Pharmacy, Purdue University
  • Frank Vitale, MA, National Director of the Pharmacy Partnership for Tobacco Cessation
  • Beth Lillard, Project Director, Adult Tobacco Cessation Services, Bay Area Community Resources
  • Karen Balsamico, Peer Coordinator, Adult Tobacco Cessation Services, Bay Area Community Resources

Webinar Objectives: 

  • Explain why it is important to quit smoking
  • Understand why tobacco products are addictive
  • Describe what helps people quit smoking
  • Explain what peer counselors can do to help others quit smoking
  • Learn from a peer consumer about how to put the training into practice

Presentation:

Accreditation:

The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
UCSF designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the webinar activity.
Nurse Practitioners and Registered Nurses: For the purpose of recertification, the American Nurses Credentialing Center accepts AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM issued by organizations accredited by the ACCME.
Physician Assistants: The National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) states that the AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM are acceptable for continuing medical education requirements for recertification.
California Pharmacists: The California Board of Pharmacy accepts as continuing professional education those courses that meet the standard of relevance to pharmacy practice and have been approved for AMA PRA category 1 creditTM. If you are a pharmacist in another state, you should check with your state board for approval of this credit.
Social Workers: This course meets the qualifications for 1.5 hours of continuing education credit for MFTs and/or LCSWs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences. If you a social worker in another state, you should check with your state board for approval of this credit.

CLICK HERE to receive credit for the recorded webinar.

 

Certificate of Attendance:

Want a Certificate of Attendance but don’t need CME/CEUs?  If you would like a free Certificate of Attendance, please email Gil Lorenzo at glorenzo@medicine.ucsf.edu with your full name, credentials, and organization.  Those who missed the “live” webinar are eligible to receive a free Certificate of Attendance after listening to the webinar recording (see link above). 

Additional Resources Referenced During the Webinar:

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