Live Webcast

A National Priority: Optimizing The Role of the Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation Clinicians in Tobacco Cessation Services

March 14, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm CT
(1:00pm ET, 11:00am MT, 10:00am PT)

Presented by: 

Ana Mola PhD, RN, ANP-BC
NYU Langone Health

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The context of this presentation will provide an overview of tobacco cessation from a CDC national healthcare outreach initiative to evidence based tobacco cessation clinical practices. This presentation will highlight the aims of the CDC Office of Smoking and Health initiative “2019-The Year of Cessation” to prominently feature its cessation work as an integral part of its tobacco prevention and control portfolio.  Further exploration will be presented specifically for CR and PR clinicians to optimize tobacco cessation strategies among the cardiopulmonary population with an alignment with the aims of  “The Year of Cessation” campaign. .

Learning Objectives

1-Discuss the aims of the CDC Office of Smoking and Health‘s “2019- The Year of Cessation” initiatives.
2-Describe the relationship between cigarette smoke and inflammation
3-Summarize the tobacco cessation evidence based medication therapy and brief counseling interventions. 
4-Explore approaches for CR and PR clinicians to optimize tobacco cessation strategies among the cardiopulmonary population and the opportunity to align with the aims of “ 2019- The Year of Cessation” campaign.

Financial Disclosure:
All individuals who have the ability to control or influence the content of an educational activity have disclosed all relevant relationships within the past 12 months with any commercial interest. Relevant relationships are relationships with a commercial interest if the products and services of the commercial interest are related to the content of the educational activity.

Education Committee Co-chairs:
Nadine A. Greco, MS, FAACVPR Nothing to Disclose
Carla M. Vorndran, MBA, FAACVPR Nothing to Disclose

Ana Mola PhD, RN, ANP-BC Nothing to Disclose

CE Credit
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education (HSCE) and American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR). Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education (HSCE) is jointly accredited by the Accreditation council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) and the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team. 

  • AACVPR CE: this course has been approved by the AACVPR Professional Education Committee for a total of 1.0 AACVPR Continuing Education Credits.   
  • Nursing CE: Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education designates this activity for 1.0 contact hours for nurses. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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