Presentations in 2017

 

 Date

 Conference or seminar

 Location

 1

 22/2/17

 Galambila Aboriginal Health Service. Full day workshop [link]

  • Prevalence of smoking and health effects
  • Behavioural treatment
  • Nicotine replacement therapy
  • Indigenous smokers
  • Mental illness and substance use
  • Smoking in pregnancy
  • The 5As approach to smoking cessation
  • Electronic cigarettes
  • Case studies

Coffs Harbour
NSW

 

 

 2

 3

 4 

 5

 6

 7

 8

 9

 3/17

 The University of New South Wales.
 Tobacco, Alcohol and Illicit Drugs course. Video recorded.

  • Behaviour change
  • Pharmacotherapy 1
  • Pharmacotherapy 2
  • Adolescents
  • Women
  • Pregnancy and lactation
  • Low SES smokers
  • Substance use

Sydney

 10

 25/3/17

 International Medicine in Addiction Conference [link]
 Workshop: current approaches to smoking cessation

Sydney

 11

 26/3/17

 International Medicine in Addiction Conference [link]
 Debate: Should doctors recommend e-cigarettes to patients who smoke?

Sydney

 12

28/4/17

 5th Annual Friedman Conference: Australian Libertarian Society [link]
 Why can't we agree on electronic cigarettes?

Sydney

 13

8/5/17

 University of Technology Sydney, Masters of Pharmacy
 Smoking cessation for pharmacists

Sydney

 14

 17/5/17

 RANZCP, Psychiatry Training program
 Smoking and mental illness

Hobart
TAS

 15

 23/5/17

 Sydney Adventist Hospital Cardiology Department
 Smoking and cardiovascular disease

Sydney

 16

16/6/17

 Global Forum on Nicotine 2017 [link]
 Illegal nicotine: The Australian challenge to nicotine scheduling

Warsaw
POLAND

 17

28/6/17

 The Sydney Institute. Debate [link]
 Do e-cigarettes reduce harm from tobacco and help smokers quit?

Sydney

 18 

11/8/17

 DANA (Drug and Alcohol Nurses Australasia) 'Endurance' Forum [link]
 The role of e-cigarettes in drug and alcohol users who smoke

Sydney

Presentations in 2016

 

 Date

 Conference or seminar

 Location

 1 

 9/2/16 

 Westmead Hospital, WSLHD
 Managing nicotine dependence in hospital

 Sydney

 2

 9/2/16

 Blacktown Hospital, WSLHD
 Managing nicotine dependence in hospital

 Sydney

 
 3
 4
 5

 22/3/16 

 University of Sydney, Nicotine Dependence Course
 Health effects of smoking
 Special groups of smokers
 Pharmacotherapy and other medical interventions

 Sydney

 6

 23/3/16

 General Practitioners, Hobart, Tasmania
 Smoking cessation update

 Hobart
TAS

 7

 24/3/16

 Aboriginal Health Workers, Quit Tasmania
 Smoking cessation update

 Hobart
TAS

 8

 21/4/16

 Networking Health Victoria Forum
 Overcoming barriers to intervention in general practice

 Melbourne
VIC

 9

 28/4/16

 Mental Health, Alcohol & Other Drugs Symposium
 Australian College of Mental Health Nurses (ACMHN) and
 Drug & Alcohol Nurses Australia (DANA)

 Canberra
ACT

 10

 16/5/16

 University of Technology Sydney, Pharmacy School
 Smoking cessation for pharmacists

 Sydney

 11

 5/6/16

 Cardiovascular Forum
 Smoking cessation for GPs and electronic cigarettes

 Sydney

 12

 17/6/16

 Global Forum on Nicotine 2016, Poland
 The e-cigarette environment in Australia. 
Barriers and prospects for harm reduction

 Warsaw
POLAND

 13

 19/7/16

 University of New South Wales, medical students
 The epidemiology of cardiovascular risk factors

Sydney


 14 
 15
 16

 
 
 18/7/16
 19/7/15  

 University of Sydney, Nicotine Dependence Course
 (Mental Health)
 Health effects of smoking
 Smoking and mental illness
 Pharmacotherapy and other medical interventions

 Sydney

 17

 27/7/16

 University of New South Wales, medical students
 
Public Health: Primary, secondary & tertiary prevention

Sydney

 18

 1/8/16

 Australian Cardiovascular Health and Rehabilitation Association  Conference 2016
 Smoking and cardiovascular disease

 Adelaide
SA 

 19

 4/8/16

 Victorian Collaborative Mental Health Nursing Conference
 Smoking and mental illness

 Melbourne
VIC

20

 9/8/16

 The Sydney Clinic, Bronte
 Update on nicotine replacement therapy

Sydney

21

 30/8/16

 QUIT4october launch

Newcastle
NSW

22

 1/9/16

 General Practitioner education
 Smoking and mental illness: breaking down the myths

Townsville
QLD
23

 6/9/16

 The Sydney Clinic, Bronte
 Electronic cigarettes

Sydney

24

 8/9/16

 General Practitioner education
 Smoking and mental illness: breaking down the myths

Albury
NSW

25

 17/9/16

 HR+ CPD Weekend
 Smoking cessation for GPs and QUIT4october

Launceston
TAS

26

 22/9/16

 General Practitioner education
 Smoking and mental illness: breaking down the myths

Melbourne
VIC
27

 6/10/16

 General Practitioner education
 Smoking and mental illness: breaking down the myths

Adelaide
SA
28

 11/10/16

 General Practitioner education
 Smoking and mental illness: breaking down the myths

Western Sydney

 29

 12/10/16

 Respiratory Nurses' Interest Group (NSW)
 Electronic cigarettes and smoking cessation strategies

Sydney

 30

 15/10/16

 PsyAcademy Mental Health Forum 2016
 Smoking cessation for people with schizophrenia

Sydney

31

 18/10/16

 General Practitioner education
 Smoking and mental illness: breaking down the myths

Perth
WA

32

 20/10/16

 General Practitioner education
 Smoking and mental illness: breaking down the myths

Geelong
 VIC

33

 21/10/16

 Geelong Hospital
 Smoking and cardiovascular disease

Geelong
VIC

 34  26/10/16

 General Practitioner education
 Smoking and mental illness: breaking down the myths

Newcastle
NSW

35

 26/10/16

 General Practitioner education
 Smoking and mental illness: breaking down the myths

Hunter Valley
NSW

36

 1/11/16

 General Practitioner education
 An update on Smoking Cessation

Toowoomba
QLD

37
38
39

  8/11/16

 University of Sydney, Nicotine Dependence Course
 Health effects of smoking
 Special groups of smokers
 Pharmacotherapy and other medical interventions

Sydney

40

 9/11/16

 NSW State Parliament, Jubilee Room
 E-cigarettes. A huge public health opportunity

Sydney

 41

 15/11/16

 Australian Lebanese Medical Association
 An update on smoking cessation

Sydney

 42

 22/11/16

 Parliament House Canberra, Members Dining Room
 E-cigarettes. A huge public health opportunity

Canberra
ACT

 43

 27/11/16

 Cardiologists and physicians
 Smoking and cardiovascular disease

Sydney

 44

 2/12/16

 Smoking Cessation Dialogue, Achieving Best Practice in Latrobe Valley
 Smoking cessation in general practice

Traralgon
VIC

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  
  

 

 

 




 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Presentations in 2015

 

 Date

 Conference or seminar

 Location

 1 

 21/1/15 

 The Annual Women's Health Update 2015 
 Women and smoking, NRT and e-cigarettes

 Sydney

 2

 19/2/15

 Dental Advisory Board
 The dentist's role in smoking cessation

 Sydney

 
 3
 4
 5

 24/3/15

 University of Sydney, Nicotine Dependence Course
 Health effects of smoking
 Special groups of smokers
 Pharmacotherapy and other medical interventions

 Sydney

 6

 17/3/15

 Quit4October roundtable meeting

 Sydney

 7

 26/3/15

 Pharmacy Guild, ACT
 Smoking cessation for pharmacists

 Canberra, ACT

 8

 31/3/15

 AASCP national webinar
 Report on SRNT conference, Philadelphia 2015

 Sydney

 9

 2/5/15

 The Annual Women's Health Update 2015
 Women and smoking, NRT and e-cigarettes

 Melbourne, Vic


 10
 11
 12

 5/5/15

 University of Sydney, Nicotine Dependence Course
 Health effects of smoking
 Special groups of smokers
 Pharmacotherapy and other medical interventions

 Sydney

 13

 16/5/15

 The Annual Women's Health Update 2015
 Women and smoking, NRT and e-cigarettes

 Adelaide, SA

 
 14
 15
 16

 
 22/5/15
 23/5/15
 24/5/15

 General Practice Convention and Exhibition 2015
 What’s new in smoking cessation?
 What’s new in smoking cessation?
 What’s new in smoking cessation?

 Sydney

 17 

 25/5/15

 UTS, Pharmacy School
 Smoking cessation for pharmacists

 Sydney

 18

 8/6/15

 Public Health England, Wellington House, Waterloo
 Tobacco plain ackaging

 London, UK

 19

 9/6/15

 Wolfson Institute, Queen Mary University London
 Tobacco plain packaging

 London, UK

 20

 20/6/15

 The Annual Women's Health Update 2015
 Women and smoking, NRT and e-cigarettes

 Brisbane, Qld

 21

 18/7/15

 Clinical Nurse Consultants, UTS
 Smoking cessation for cardiac nurses

 Sydney

 
 22
 23
 24

 21/7/15

 University of Sydney, Nicotine Dependence Course. Mental Health Course
 Health effects of smoking
 Special groups of smokers
 Pharmacotherapy and other medical interventions

 Sydney

 
 25
 26
 27

 24/7/15

 Lung Health Smoking Cessation Course, The Alfred Hospital
 Assessment of the smoker
 Special groups of smokers
 Relapse prevention

 Melbourne, VIC

 28

 25/7/15

 Advanced trainees in neurology, cardiology, rehab. UTS
  How and why to  treat smoking in specialist practice

 Sydney

 29

 28/7/15

 General practitioners, pharmacists
 Starting The Conversation: Helping Your Patients Quit

 Orange, NSW

 30

 4/8/15

 General practitioners, pharmacists
 Starting The Conversation: Helping Your Patients Quit

 Coffs Harbour, NSW

 31

 6/8/15

 General practitioners, pharmacists
 Starting The Conversation: Helping Your Patients Quit

 Perth, WA

 32

 8/8/15

 The Annual Women’s Health Update
 Women and smoking, NRT and e-cigarettes

 Perth, WA

 33

 11/8/15

 General practitioners, pharmacists
 Starting The Conversation: Helping Your Patients Quit

 Brisbane, Qld

 34

 13/8/15

 Drug and Alcohol Nurses of Australasia (DANA) Many Faces of Addiction Forum 2015
 Smoking cessation in alcohol and other drug users

 Sydney

 
 35
 36

 18/8/15

 South Pacific Private Hospital, Curl Curl
 Mental Illness and smoking, for therapists
 Mental Illness and smoking, for nurses and GPs

 Sydney

 37

 19/8/15

 WentWest General Practice registrars
 How to help your patients stop smoking

 Sydney

 38

 25/8/15

 General practitioners, pharmacists
 Starting The Conversation: Helping Your Patients Quit

 Mt Gambier,SA

 39

 8/9/15

 Australian College of Nurse Practitioners Conference 2015
 How to help your patients quit smoking

 Melbourne

 40

 10/9/15

 Quit4October training: GPs, Pharmacists
 How to help your patients quit smoking

 Dubbo, NSW

 41

 15/9/15

 General practitioners, pharmacists
 Starting The Conversation: Helping Your Patients Quit

 Albury, NSW

 42

16/9/15

 Quit4October training: GPs, Pharmacists
 How to help your patients quit smoking

 Ryde, NSW

 43

27/10/15

 Queensland Mental Health Collaborative Forum on Smoking Cessation
 Smoking and mental health

 Brisbane, Qld

 
 44
 45
 46

 3/11/15

 University of Sydney, Nicotine Dependence Course
 Health effects of smoking
 Special groups of smokers
 Pharmacotherapy and other medical interventions
 

 Sydney

 47

 11/11/15 

 Coffs Harbour Hospital. Department heads, managers
 Achieving a Smoke Free Health Campus

 Coffs Harbour, NSW

 48

 11/11/15

 Mid North Coast Primary Health Network. GPs, pharmacists
 Smoking cessation update

 Coffs Harbour, NSW

 49

 12/11/15

 Kempsey Hospital. Department heads, managers
 Achieving a Smoke Free Health Campus

 Kempsey, NSW

 50

 12/11/15

 Port Macquarie Hospital. Department heads, managers
 Achieving a Smoke Free Health Campus

 Port Macquarie, NSW

 51

 12/11/15

 North Coast Primary Heatlh Network. GPs, pharmacists
  Smoking cessation update

 Port Macquarie, NSW

 
 52
 53

 19/11/15

 The Canberra Hospital 'Smoking in Pregnancy' Project
 Smoking in pregnancy, for healthcare professionals
 Smoking in pregnancy, for non-healthcare professionals

Canberra, ACT

 54

 22/11/15

 General practitioners
 How to help your patients quit smoking

 Sydney

 


 55
 56

 24/11/15

 Australian Association of Smoking Cessation Professionals Update Day 2015
 1. Electronic cigarettes. An update
 2. Varenicline. Discrepancy between product information and best practice

 Sydney

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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