Maryland's Tobacco Resource Center - Linking Professionals to Best Practices

MDQuit's 3rd Annual Best Practices Conference

January
2009
We would like to thank all of the presenters and attendees who made our conference a great success! A special thanks to Joan Stine, Director of the Center for Health Promotion, Education, & Tobacco Use Prevention and Kathleen Dachille, Director of the Legal Resource Center for Tobacco Regulation, Litigation and Advocacy for their updates on DHMH and upcoming policies and legislation. Morning Session Dr. Carlo DiClemente, Email: diclemen@umbc.edu Keynote Address: Welcome & Overview of 3rd Annual MDQuit Conference Dr. David Haaga, Email: dhaaga@american.edu Keynote Address: Anxiety, Depression and Smoking Ms. Debra Hrouda and Mr. Patrick Boyle, Email: debra.hrouda@case.edu, patrick.boyle@case.edu Keynote Address: Smoking Among People with Severe Mental Illness. Dr. Peter Coughlan, Email: pcoughlan@ideo.com Keynote: Building Consumer Demand for Tobacco Cessation Products and Services Afternoon Session: Mental Illness & Serious Mental Illness Track Ms. Debra Hrouda and Mr. Patrick Boyle, Email: debra.hrouda@case.edu, patrick.boyle@case.edu Workshop: Smoking Among People with Severe Mental Illness. Dr. Faith Dickerson, Email: FDickerson@sheppardpratt.org Workshop: Smoking Cessation for Persons with Serious Mental Illness. Dr. Peter Coughlan, Email: pcoughlan@ideo.com Workshop: Innovation Track:Workshop Overview & Photos.