Conversation and Cup of Joe: Addressing E-Cigarette Use in Schools

Conversation and Cup of Joe: Addressing E-Cigarette Use in Schools

Date: April 10, 2018
Time: 2:00 – 2:45 pm ET
Hosted by: ASTHO

Description:
During ASTHO’s first Conversation and Cup of Joe virtual coffee chat (Dec. 2017) on the implications of e-cigarettes and marijuana use, the theme of youth prevention came to the fore. ASTHO heard from participants that there was a need for dialogue about how to address e-cigarette use in schools.

This follow-up Conversation and Cup of Joe virtual coffee chat will provide a platform for discussing how to address the rise of e-cigarette use among youth, featuring examples from public health and pharmacy partners in Rhode Island. Speakers will share challenges and successes of addressing e-cigarette use in schools and respond to audience questions.

This webcast will be discussion-based, with speakers participating via webcam. Grab your favorite mug and join for a rich discussion!

Speakers:

  • Dr. Nicole Alexander-Scott, Director, Rhode Island Department of Health and ASTHO President-Elect
  • Eileen Howard Boone, Senior Vice President Corporate Social Responsibility and Philanthropy, CVS Health
  • Daniel Fitzgerald, youth activist and Network Coordinator, Tobacco Free Rhode Island, American Lung Association


Moderator: Alicia Smith, Director, Chronic Disease Prevention, ASTHO

 

Register here!