3111.0 The Future is Now: Other Tobacco Products

Monday, October 31, 2011: 10:30 AM
This session will examine tobacco use other than via the smoking of cigarettes. These alternative means include use of hookahs, smokeless tobacco, and snus. Marketing of these products, attitudes of users, and impact on users will be examined.
Session Objectives: Describe the attitudes of users of alternative tobacco products. Discuss the impact of alternative means of tobacco use on end users.

10:30 AM
Ever Use of Emerging Tobacco Products by Cigarette Smoking Status and Other Characteristics
Robert C. McMillen, PhD, Jeomi Maduka, BS and Jonathan Winickoff, MD, MPH
10:50 AM
Risk Perceptions of Hookah Smoking
Hikmet J. Jamil, MD,PhD,FFOMI, Raphael Putrus, BMS Student, Judith Arnetz, PhD, MPH and Bengt Arnetz, MD, PhD, MPH, MscEp
11:10 AM
Trends in smokeless tobacco product consumption in the US
Cristine D. Delnevo, PhD, MPH, Mary Hrywna, MPH, Olivia Wackowski, PhD, MPH and Pamela Ling, MD, MPH

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Organized by: Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs
Endorsed by: Public Health Education and Health Promotion

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