Dr. Brian King was appointed Director of the Food and Drug Administration’s Center for Tobacco Products (CTP) in July 2022. In this position, Dr. King is responsible for assuring that CTP accomplishes its public health goals and for operationalizing the Center’s vision and mission as it implements the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act.
Dr. King has worked for nearly two decades to provide sound scientific evidence to inform tobacco control policy and to effectively communicate this information to key stakeholders, including decision makers, the media, and the general public. Prior to joining FDA, he served as the Deputy Director for Research Translation in CDC’s Office on Smoking and Health, and more recently as the Executive Editor of CDC’s Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report Series. He has authored more than 200 scientific journal articles related to tobacco prevention and control, served as Senior Associate Editor for multiple U.S. Surgeon General’s Reports on tobacco, and was lead author of CDC’s 2014 evidence-based guide, “Best Practices for Comprehensive Tobacco Control Programs.”
Dr. King holds a Ph.D. and M.P.H. in Epidemiology from the State University of New York at Buffalo.
- Describe the current patterns of tobacco product use among adults and youth in the United States.
- Identify FDA’s tobacco regulatory priorities, including application reviews, regulations and guidance, enforcement and compliance, and public health education campaigns.
- Explain future opportunities for tobacco product regulation in the United States, including planned product standards to prohibit menthol in cigarettes, to prohibit flavors in cigars, and to cap the maximum level of nicotine in cigarettes and certain other combusted products to minimally addictive or nonaddictive levels.
- Identify opportunities and resources to promote tobacco product use cessation.
One hour of FREE credit can be earned, for participants who joined the LIVE session, on Wednesday, March 22, 2023. CME/CEU registration will close EOD 4/1/23. So claim credit soon!
Follow these instructions to claim credit:
1. Click here for the CME/CEU registration link: https://cmecalifornia.com/lms/[email protected]=-firstname.lastname@example.orgemail@example.comActivityId=-1
2. Click on the yellow box in the upper right hand corner of your screen which says “Launch”, to choose this webinar
3. If you are a first time user, you will need to create an account, and if you are return user, enter in your username (email address) and password
4. Click on the yellow button which says “Register” on the right side of your screen
5. Enter in Access Code: SCLC03222023 (case sensitive)
6. On the payment screen click on “discount code” and enter in SAMHSA23 to waive the $45 certificate fee (if you are a provider in CA, please use the discount code CADPH23 to waive the fee)
7. Starting at the “Overview” tab read through all of the content and check the box at the bottom of the page to confirm that you have read the information.
8. Next on the “Content” tab, the webinar recording link and syllabus are posted. You do not need to watch the webinar again. You can click on “Continue” to move to the next tab.
9. If you need CCAPP credit, you will need to complete a post-webinar test. You need to get 80% to pass. You can take the test as many times as you need to in order to pass.
10. Next on the “Evaluation” tab, there is a short survey to complete. This is a CME requirement.
11. Lastly, once you are done, you will be able to print your certificate right away or download it as a PDF, on the “Certificate” tab.”
Certificates of Attendance
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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 Psychologists: The California Board of Psychology recognizes and accepts for continuing education credit courses that are provided by entities approved by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME). AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM is acceptable to meeting the CE requirements for the California Board of Psychology. Providers in other states should check with their state boards for acceptance of CME 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.
ACCREDITATION FOR CALIFORNIA ADDICTION COUNSELORS
The UCSF office of continuing medical education is accredited by the California Consortium of Addiction Programs and Professionals (CCAPP), to provide continuing education credit for California addiction counselors. UCSF designates this live, virtual activity, for a maximum of 1.0 CCAPP credit. Addiction counselors should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Provider number: 7-20-322-0724.
ACCREDITATION FOR RESPIRATORY THERAPISTS
For CRCE certificates, email Aria Yow at [email protected] with your full name, credentials, AARC # and state of residence. You will receive your certificate within two weeks’ time.
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 189769000.
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.
All speakers, planning committee members and reviewers have disclosed they have no relevant financial relationships to disclose with ineligible companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients.
Catherine Bonniot, Anita Browning, Christine Cheng, Brian Clark, Brian King, PhD, MPH, Jennifer Matekuare, Ma Krisanta Pamatmat, MPH, Jessica Safier, MA, Maya Vijayaraghavan, MD, MAS and Aria Yow, MA.