24th Annual Nicotine Dependence Conference - Individualized Treatment for Tobacco Use and Dependence 2017
The 24th Annual Mayo Clinic Nicotine Dependence Conference will utilize a case-based approach to explore the full range of patient characteristics and needs in the context of treatment for tobacco dependence. Up-to-date research on behavioral science, wellness, disparities, pharmacotherapy, co-occurring addictions and mental illness and health care system integration will be presented in the context of delivering individualized care to specific patients. Interactive content and case examples will help translate the content into practical clinical applications.
More information including speaker biographies can be found on the course website.
|Full Fee - M.D., D.O., Scientist||$599.00|
|Reduced Fee - Nurse, NP, PA, Allied Health, Retiree||$449.00|
This course offers the unique opportunity for commercial companies to interact with health care providers and highlight their products and services. If you are interested in exhibit space during this course, please contact Cathy Schilling.
This program is designed for physicians and other health care professionals experienced in working with tobacco dependent patients, and who are interested in incorporating more effective treatment into their practice and/or developing more comprehensive services to meet the needs of highly tobacco dependent patients. Physicians, tobacco treatment specialists, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, dentists, pharmacists, psychologists, chemical dependency counselors, respiratory therapists, nurses, dental hygienists, wellness coaches, social workers and other allied health professionals may find the conference beneficial in working with this challenging population of patients.
Upon conclusion of this program, participants should be able to:
- Differentiate individual treatment needs based upon patient characteristics
- Compare models for tobacco treatment integration with workflow at the learners site
- Prescribe or recommend pharmacotherapy based upon specific patient characteristics and up-to-date research
- Demonstrate methods for engaging diverse patients in treatment planning
Attendance at this Mayo Clinic course does not indicate nor guarantee competence or proficiency in the performance of any procedures which may be discussed or taught in this course.
- 15.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 15.00 Attendance