5156.0 Evaluation of Population-Based Cessation Techniques

Wednesday, November 2, 2011: 12:30 PM
This session will examine a variety of smoking cessation techniques that take advantage of technology to deliver the intervention. The effectiveness of these smoking cessation programs will be presented.
Session Objectives: Describe smoking cessation techniques that utilize technology to deliver the intervention. Assess the effectiveness of these programs.

12:30 PM
Comparison of phone and online enrollees in NYC's annual large-scale Nicotine Replacement Therapy giveaway program
Micaela H. Coady, MS, Ijeoma G. Mbamalu, MPH, Elizabeth A. Kilgore, MA and Karen Davis, MPH, MSW
12:50 PM
Text2Quit: Results from a pilot study of an interactive mobile health program designed to help people quit smoking
Lorien Abroms, ScD, Meenakshi Ahuja, Yvonne Kodl and Richard Windsor, PhD
1:10 PM
Program and outcome findings from Pennsylvania's new Cessation Minimum Data Set
Michelle Henry, Jay Mast, Janet Bargh, Kayshin Chan, MPH, Sarah Ingerman, Jennifer D. Keith, MPH, Kristin Minot, MA and Phyllis Zitzer
1:30 PM
Connecting the dots: Using client, service, and outcome data to evaluate Quitline services
Kayshin Chan, MPH, Janet Bargh, Barbara Caboot, Michelle Henry, Sarah Ingerman, Jennifer D. Keith, MPH, Jay Mast, Kristin Minot, MA and Phyllis Zitzer

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.

Organized by: Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs
Endorsed by: Public Health Education and Health Promotion, Public Health Nursing, Community Health Planning and Policy Development

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH) , Masters Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES)