Leading with Race & Structural Racism to Advance Health Equity in Tobacco


60 Minutes

Webinar Speakers

Jacqueline Doane

Manager of Community Programs at the Massachusetts Tobacco Cessation and Prevention Program

Jacqueline Doane is the Manager of Community Programs for the Massachusetts Tobacco Cessation and Prevention Program (MTCP) at the Massachusetts Department of Public Health. She has spent nearly a decade fighting injustices caused by the tobacco industry in Massachusetts, specializing in program development and management. She has successfully advocated and mobilized communities for policy change and building community capacity to address tobacco and secondhand smoke issues. In her current role at MTCP, Ms. Doane oversees municipal, community-based, and statewide programs that are responsible for local policy and enforcement, reducing secondhand smoke exposure, community mobilization, and authentic youth engagement.

Lindsay Kephart, MPH

Epidemiologist, Massachusetts Tobacco Cessation and Prevention Program

Lindsay Kephart is an Epidemiologist and part of the evaluation team for the Massachusetts Tobacco Cessation and Prevention Program (MTCP) at the Massachusetts Department of Public Health. For the past four years, she has supported MTCP through surveillance, evaluation, analysis, and dissemination, including mapping and visualization. Her current efforts focus around addressing tobacco-related inequities in the built and social environment. She received her Master of Public Health from Tufts University School of Medicine with a concentration in Biostatistics and Epidemiology.

Webinar Objectives
  • Develop a shared understanding of the levels of racism and racial equity as it pertains to health

  • Explain how using a leading with race framework can eliminate racial inequities and improve the health of all

  • Describe examples of how Massachusetts has begun to integrate a racial justice framework in to tobacco programming and research

Instructions for CME/CEU Credit

One hour of FREE credit can be earned, for participants who join the LIVE session, on October 30, 2019. You will receive instructions on how to claim credit via the post webinar email.



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ACCME 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 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the webinar activity.

Advance Practice Registered Nurses 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 CreditTM 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.

California Behavioral Science Professionals: University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine (UCSF) is approved by the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists to sponsor continuing education for behavioral health providers. UCSF maintains responsibility for this program/course and its content.

Course meets the qualifications for 1.0 hour of continuing education credit for LMFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs, and/or LEPs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences. Provider # 64239.



This UCSF CME activity was planned and developed to uphold academic standards to ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor; adhere to requirements to protect health information under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA); and include a mechanism to inform learners when unapproved or unlabeled uses of therapeutic products or agents are discussed or referenced.

The following speakers, moderators and planning committee members have disclosed they have no financial interest/arrangement or affiliation with any commercial companies who have provided products or services relating to their presentation(s) or commercial support for this continuing medical education activity:

Christine Cheng, Brian Clark, Jacqueline Doane, BS, Lindsay Kephart, MPH, Jennifer Lucero, MA, MS, Jennifer Matekuare, Ma Krisanta Pamatmat, MPH, Jessica Safier, MA, Catherine Saucedo, and Steven A. Schroeder, MD,