Director's Corner

The SCLC Looks for a New Director

When the Smoking Cessation Leadership Center at UCSF began in January, 2003, it was founded on an unproven assumption: that there was a need to assist clinicians and other groups to improve the practice of smoking cessation. Created with a five-year grant from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF), SCLC’s initial strategy was to contact clinical organizations—especially primary care physicians—and convince them that there was more to be done to help their members become better at providing smoking cessation services. Read more...