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Management of Nicotine Dependence

A Program for New York State Prescribers

Presented by:

New York State Medicaid

and

Prescriber Education Program

The State University of New York

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Attention Medicaid and NYS Physicians:

Why You Should Attend

This program will provide an evidence-based, non-biased review of current guideline recommendations on the management of nicotine dependence.

Target Audience

New York State Medicaid Providers
Pharmacists
All prescribers are welcome to participate.

Learning Objectives

1) Define nicotine dependence
2) Identify tools to assess a patient’s willingness to quit
3) Discuss opportunities for behavioral interventions (e.g., behavioral support, counseling and self-help materials) and pharmacotherapy for patients motivated to quit
4) Determine appropriate nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) or non-nicotine pharmacologic combinations that best meets patient’s goals and needs

Registration Information

There is no registration fee for this program.
The program is supported by the NYSDOH MPEP program.

Program Faculty


Diana Nagrecha, PharmD
Academic Educator, NYSMPEP, Clinical Assistant Professor, SUNY at Buffalo

Accreditation Information

ACCREDITATION
The University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
CERTIFICATION
The University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences designates this enduring material activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.