Nicotine Cessation Across Disciplines, A Team Approach, co-hosted by AARC


60 Minutes

Webinar Speakers

Gabrielle N. Davis MPH, RRT-ACCS, NPS, CTTS, CHES

COPD Educator & Inpatient Nicotine Cessation Program Coordinator, St. Luke's Health System

Gabrielle Davis is the COPD Educator and Nicotine Cessation Program Coordinator for St. Luke's Health System in Boise. She is also an adjunct professor at Boise State University. Gabrielle earned a Masters in Public Health and is currently in her final year of a second Masters in Counseling specializing in Addictions. Gabrielle has been a respiratory therapist for 11 years and has practiced in Michigan, Illinois and Idaho. Gabrielle's professional and personal advocacy centers around nicotine cessation and LGBTQIA+ inclusive physical and mental healthcare and she regularly facilitates training workshops about creating safer spaces and providing affirming care to marginalized populations.

Webinar Objectives

At the end of this webinar, you will be able to:

  • Identify meaningful ways to build rapport duration cessation facilitation

  • Examine biases around nicotine use in marginalized communities

  • Demonstrate brief motivational interviewing techniques associated with cessation

  • Describe the value in using respiratory therapists and behavioral health clinicians in nicotine cessation

Instructions for CME/CEU Credit

One hour of FREE credit can be earned, for participants who join the LIVE session, on September 25, 2019. You will receive instructions on how to claim credit via the post webinar email.



This program has been approved for a maximum of 1.0 contact hour Continuing Respiratory Care Education (CRCE) credit by the American Association for Respiratory Care, 9425 N. MacArthur Blvd. Suite 100 Irving TX 75063. Course # 181746000.


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.



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, Gabrielle N. Davis MPH, RRT-ACCS, NPS, CTTS, CHES, Jennifer Lucero, MA, MS, Jennifer Matekuare, Ma Krisanta Pamatmat, MPH, Jessica Safier, MA, Catherine Saucedo, Steven A. Schroeder, MD, and Shawna Strickland, PhD