The pharmacist’s role in tobacco cessation: Training the workforce en masse---a dissemination example from the United States
- At: 2007 FIP Congress in Beijing (China)
- Type: Presentation
- By: HUDMON, Karen (Purdue University School of Pharmacy, West Lafayette, United States of America)
It is well documented that U.S. health professionals, in all disciplines, receive inadequate training for treating tobacco use and dependence. To address this gap in pharmacy education, we launched two parallel and conceptually entwined initiatives that target (a) pharmacy students and (b) licensed pharmacists. Our first initiative, which.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.