Monthly Archives: December 2012

5th Annual Ottawa Model Conference

The University of Ottawa Heart Institute (UOHI) is hosting The Fifth Annual Ottawa Conference: State of the Art Clinical Approaches to Smoking Cessation
When: February 1-2, 2013
Where: The Historic Fairmont Château Laurier located downtown Ottawa, Canada.

Online registration is available at

FREE NRT Opportunity!

Workshop Providing 5 weeks of FREE NRT
On January 24 from 6:00-9:00 pm,

Download poster here.

Please contact the Durham Health Connection Line at (905) 666-6241 or 1-800-841-2729.

Oral Changes and Tobacco Use Webinar Series

SESSIONS: Note you may choose to take all three sessions or can take stand-alone sessions

1.Oral Effects of Tobacco Use and a Framework for Brief Interventions
Friday December 7th 2012 | 12:00 – 1:00pm
Application Period: November 12h – December 6th, 2012

2. Pharmacotherapy for Tobacco Dependence Treatment: Nicotine Replacement
Friday January 18th 2013 | 12:00 – 1:00pm
Application Period: December 7th 2012 – January 17th 2013

3.Pharmacotherapy for Tobacco Dependence Treatment: Prescription Medications (buproprion and varenicline)
Friday February 15th 2013 | 12:00 – 1:00pm
Application Period: January 18th – February 14th 2013

December 19, 2012 – Smoking and Physical Activity

February 20, 2013 – Motivational Interviewing: Practicing the foundational skills (open questions and reflective listening)

March 27, 2013 – Smoking and Non-communicable

For more information on registration and technical requirements for this event, please contact: or visit

CEASE World No Tobacco Day 2012