Pharmacists and Cessation Medications

Learn about the evolving role of pharmacists in prescribing medications for tobacco cessation. The presenters discuss Vermont’s process of enacting pharmacy prescriptive authorities and identify strategies for gaining cross-departmental support for tobacco cessation policy and promotional changes while utilizing best-practice communication styles.

Video courtesy of Smoking Cessation Leadership Council, Univ. of California San Francisco

Recovery Oriented Tobacco Interventions

In Substance Use Treatment

Learn how to break through barriers to offer tobacco-free addiction treatment services. Gain the skills to practice tobacco-specific behavioral counseling in a hope-inducing, growth-promoting spirit of recovery.

Tobacco & Covid 19

An Overview of the Science and Public Health Implications

This is an excellent review of the science regarding COVID-19 outcomes and tobacco. Both cigarette smoking and e-cigarette use are considered. Brian King, PhD, MPH discusses evidence-based strategies to prevent and reduce tobacco use, including resources for healthcare providers and the public.

Video Courtesy of Smoking Cessation Leadership Council, University of California San Francisco