Event Title

Smoking Cessation Skills Building

Location

Executive Dining Hall-2

Start Date

25-2-2014 9:00 AM

Description

Introduction:

Tobacco is the leading preventable cause of death. Medical school curriculum currently does not train health professionals on smoking cessation.

Objectives:

At the end of workshop the participants should be able to know:

  • How serious is the issue of Tobacco in Pakistan?
  • Factors that lead to tobacco addiction
  • How to control Tobacco Epidemic in Pakistan?
  • How to motivate a smoker to quit tobacco use?
  • How to respond to smokers questions?
  • What pharmacotherapy is helpful in making people quit smoking

Workshop format and Methods:

Presentations, Role play on smoking cessation counseling

Suitable for:

All Health care professionals

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Feb 25th, 9:00 AM Feb 25th, 1:00 PM

Smoking Cessation Skills Building

Executive Dining Hall-2