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

MDQuit's 14th Annual Best Practices Conference!

You are invited to attend

MDQuit's 14th Annual

Best Practices Conference

Thursday, January 30, 2020

8:00 AM - 3:30 PM

Turf Valley Resort -- Ellicott City, Maryland


Youth and Special Populations:

How to Address Initiation and Cessation of Nicotine Addiction


Keynote Speakers



National Cancer Institute

Behavioral Factors in Smoking Cessation and Poly Use of Tobacco Products



Yale University

Youth Use and Appeal of E-cigarettes and Intervention Development


Also featuring invited Workshop Presenters



University of California, San Diego

Nicotine and the Adolescent Brain



Purdue University

Navigating Medication Options for Smoking Cessation

in Behavioral Health Smokers



PLEASE NOTE:  Space is limited -- a waitlist will activate when capacity is reached. We ask larger organizations to limit their number of attendees to allow participation from a wide range of groups.

If you register and become unable to attend, please contact us as soon as possible at to cancel your registration.


CEUs will be awarded (approval pending).

Co-sponsored by the MD Behavioral Health Administration’s Office of Workforce Development & Technology Transfer (OWDTT).

The OWDTT is an approved sponsor of the MD Board of Social Work Examiners for 3 or 6 Continuing Education Units (Category I) for licensed social workers in MD; as a sponsor of 3 or 6 Continuing Education Units acceptable to the MD Board of Examiners of Psychologists; and 3 or 6 Continuing Education Units (Category A) by the MD Board of Professional Counselors & Therapists, and the MD Association of Prevention Professionals & Advocates upon completion of this training and a completed evaluation. The OWDTT maintains responsibility for this program.


Stay tuned to our website for additional conference details in the coming weeks!