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The Smoking Cessation Leadership Center (SCLC) and the Association for the Treatment of Tobacco Use and Dependence (ATTUD) invite you to join us for this webinar, “The Glass is Half Full: Smoking cessation for smokers with opioid use disorder” on Tuesday, April 9, 2019, at 2:00 pm EDT (60 minutes).

We are honored to have the following speakers presenting on this important and timely topic:

  • Shadi Nahvi, MD, MS, Associate Professor, Departments of Medicine, and of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Albert Einstein College of Medicine / Montefiore Health System
  • Kimber P. Richter, PhD, MPH, NCTTP, Joy McCann Professor of Women in Medicine & Science, Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Kansas School of Medicine

Webinar Objectives

  1. Use evidence-based behavioral and pharmacological tobacco cessation treatments
  2. Describe strategies to address tobacco use among persons with opioid use disorder
  3. Optimize cessation treatments to enhance efficacy among persons with opioid use disorder

REGISTER HERE:                 https://cc.readytalk.com/r/su0k550vfckl&eom 

One hour of credit can be earned, for participants who join the LIVE session, on April 9, 2019. You will receive instructions on how to claim credit via the post webinar email.


This program has been approved for a maximum of 1.0 contact hour Continuing Respiratory Care Education (CRCE) credit by the American Association for Respiratory Care, 9425 N. MacArthur Blvd. Suite 100 Irving TX 75063. Course # 181054000.

 ACCME Accreditation

The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

UCSF designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the webinar activity.

Advance Practice Registered Nurses and Registered Nurses: For the purpose of recertification, the American Nurses Credentialing Center accepts AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM issued by organizations accredited by the ACCME.

Physician Assistants: The National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) states that the AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM are acceptable for continuing medical education requirements for recertification.

 California Pharmacists: The California Board of Pharmacy accepts as continuing professional education those courses that meet the standard of relevance to pharmacy practice and have been approved for AMA PRA category 1 CreditTM. If you are a pharmacist in another state, you should check with your state board for approval of this credit.

 California Behavioral Science Professionals: University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine (UCSF) is approved by the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists to sponsor continuing education for behavioral health providers. UCSF maintains responsibility for this program/course and its content.

Course meets the qualifications for 1.0 hour of continuing education credit for LMFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs, and/or LEPs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences.


This UCSF CME activity was planned and developed to uphold academic standards to ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor; adhere to requirements to protect health information under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA); and include a mechanism to inform learners when unapproved or unlabeled uses of therapeutic products or agents are discussed or referenced.

The following speakers, moderators and planning committee members have disclosed they have no financial interest/arrangement or affiliation with any commercial companies who have provided products or services relating to their presentation(s) or commercial support for this continuing medical education activity:

Christine Cheng, Brian Clark, Jennifer Lucero, MA, MS, Jennifer Matekuare, Kimber P. Richter, PhD MPH NCTTP, Jessica Safier, MA, Catherine Saucedo, and Steven A. Schroeder, MD

The following faculty speaker has disclosed a financial interest/arrangement or affiliation with a commercial company who has provided products or services relating to their presentation(s) or commercial support for this continuing medical education activity.  All conflicts of interest have been resolved in accordance with the ACCME Standards for Commercial Support:

 Shadi Nahvi, MD, MS –

  • Pfizer – Grant/Research Support

 Don’t need to claim CME/CEUs?  SCLC issues free certificates of attendance for those who want contact hours only.

For questions, contact Jennifer Matekuare, SCLC Operations Manager, at Jennifer.matekuare@ucsf.edu or call toll-free (877) 509-3786.  This webinar will be recorded and may be viewed online on the Smoking Cessation Leadership Center’s website after the presentation.


April 9, 2019
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Event Category:


Smoking Cessation Leadership Center
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