|The first Tobacco Harm Reduction (THR) conference in the United States will be held on:
New York City College of Technology
Conference Hall Namm 119
CASAA’s Executive Director, Julie Woessner, will be presenting along with other experts in the field. If you are in or will be visiting the New York City area, you are welcome to attend this event. Registration is free!
· Shadi Chamany, MD, MPH
· Kevin McGirr, RN, MPH
· Helen Redmond, LCSW
· Christopher Russell, PHD
· Michael Siegel, MD
· Riccardo Polosa, MD
The focus of this conference is on tobacco use among people with serious mental illness and drug users. Speakers include experts in the fields of policy, science, advocacy, and public health. CASAA is pleased to be a part of this event and to present the consumer’s point of view on this issue.
· Efficacy of nicotine patches and medication.
· Mental illness and nicotine use.
· e-cigarette and safety.
· Current e-cigarette controversies.
· Regulation of e-cigarettes.
Thank you and we look forward to seeing you in Brooklyn!