Smoking Cessation Skills Building


Executive Dining Hall-2

Start Date

25-2-2014 9:00 AM



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


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