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V-TECH Meet the Experts: Emerging Issues Around Vaping - Webinar

1:00pm - February 26, 2020
Mountain Plains PTTC
Registration Deadline: February 26, 2020
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Contact us at mountainplains_pttc@utah.edu

EMERGING ISSUES AROUND VAPING

Our expert moderator and panelists will answer questions and have a discussion about the following topics:

  • Current research findings from the Division of Respiratory, Critical Care & Pulmonary, University of Utah on vaping-associated lung injury as well as an update on future studies.  

  • Vaping prevention risk/protective factors, existing evidence-based or promising vaping prevention programs for youth and young adults (18-25) and other vaping research and resources.

  • Policies/laws around e-cigarettes/vaping at the federal level as well as within HHS Region 8 states (CO, MT, ND, SD, UT, WY). Additionally, the experts will discuss what, communities, community coalitions and schools can do, in regards to policies/laws, to combat vaping. Some strategies being implemented in rural communities will be highlighted.

Moderator

Dr. Jason Burrow-Sánchez, Professor/Department Chair, Department of Educational Psychology, University of Utah

Panelists: 

  • Sean Callahan, M.D., Internal Medicine Physician and Assistant Professor, Division of Respiratory, Critical Care & Pulmonary, University of Utah

  • Susannah Burt, Prevention Program Administrator, Utah Division of Substance Abuse and Mental Health

  • Braden Ainsworth, MPH, CPM, Program Manager, Tobacco Prevention and Control Program, Utah Department of Health

 

There is no cost to participate in the webinar, but registration is required

CEHs available  |  1 Contact Hour

*V-TECH (Visual Training and Educational Clinics for Healthcare) is designed to provide training and technical assistance on evidence-based practices by promoting ongoing skill development that includes coaching and feedback using interactive videoconference technology.