Resources

  • Project Quit Tobacco International presentation outlines work in Turkey

    • 30 Jun 2017
    • Slideshow (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Training (TOPIC)

    The overall goal of Project Quit Tobacco International (QTI)-Turkey is to train a cadre of nurses in tobacco cessation who are able to introduce illness-specific as well as general cessation training within their own practice-based communities and sub-specialties.

  • Tobacco cessation training in Latin America

    • 12 Jul 2016
    • Poster (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Training (TOPIC)
    • Latin America (REGION)

    Research from Global Bridges grantee Cristina Martinez, PhD, RN, BA concludes that online education may be an effective way to provide evidence-based tobacco cessation training in LAC countries.

  • Building capacity for tobacco cessation in Turkey

    • 06 Jul 2016
    • Poster (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Training (TOPIC)
    • Europe (REGION)

    Global Bridges grantee Aslı Çarkoğlu, PhD works to extend the reach and depth of tobacco dependence treatment (TDT) training within Turkey’s healthcare system.

  • Tobacco Dependence Treatment training for Armenia’s primary care physicians

    • 28 Jun 2016
    • Poster (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Training (TOPIC)
    • Europe (REGION)

    Training primary health care physicians in tobacco dependence treatment and implementing FCTC Article 14 in Armenia.

  • Training materials from TDT workshop in Bangladesh

    • 01 Sep 2015
    • Training Material (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Training (TOPIC)
    • Southeast Asia (REGION)

    Training materials from a July 2015 tobacco dependence treatment training workshop at the National Heart Foundation Hospital & Research Institute in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

  • WCTOH 2015 Presentation: Intervention and Evaluation Design

    • 31 Mar 2015
    • Technical guide (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Training (TOPIC)

    A technical presentation on intervention and evaluation design of a Global Bridges/Pfizer IGLC grant-funded project — “Strengthening Cessation Capacity in the National Tobacco Control Programme of India.”

  • WCTOH 2015 Presentation: Train-the-Trainer

    • 31 Mar 2015
    • Training Material (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Training (TOPIC)

    A guide to organizing training sessions, sharing best practices and adopting methods to teach others how to become tobacco dependence treatment trainers.

  • WCTOH 2015 Presentation: Curriculum Development for Adult Learners

    • 31 Mar 2015
    • Training Material (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Training (TOPIC)

    An overview of learning objectives, instructional methods, instructional design and evaluation plans for adult learners.

  • Website of tobacco cessation resources

    • 25 Dec 2014
    • Brochure (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Training (TOPIC)
    • Southeast Asia (REGION)

    This website was developed for Project Quit Tobacco International, a 12 year NIH-funded tobacco cessation project which built capacity for cessation in India and Indonesia. The web site contains 15 educational modules for medical students, 14 videos modeling doctor patient communication skills for specific illnesses, a communications video for training practitioners to counsel patients; and detailed information on developing smoke free homes in communities. Materials are available in English, Bahasa, Malayalam and Kannada. There is also a link to QTI publications and many other resources for tobacco cessation.

  • Learning from the Experts: A Course for Healthcare Professionals

    • 03 Apr 2014
    • Training Material (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Training (TOPIC)

    “Learning from the Experts: A Course for Healthcare Professionals” is an online resource administered by the Institute for Global Tobacco Control at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.This online training, accessible via the link http://hp.globaltobaccocontrol.org/online_training, is free and open to any healthcare professional who is interested in learning more about tobacco control. The course prepares participants to become an empowering voice and valuable resource in the fight against tobacco. Participants who complete the training will receive a certificate of completion from the Institute for Global Tobacco Control at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. In addition, those who are eligible may apply to receive a maximum of 2.5 American Medical Association PRA Category 1 Continuing Medical Education (CME) credits. All materials can be accessed in eight languages (Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish and Vietnamese).

  • Becoming an Asthma Educator

    • 11 Sep 2013
    • Brochure (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Training (TOPIC)
    • US + Canada (REGION)

    A full-day course which combines lectures, question-and-answer sessions, case discussions and hands-on demonstration to maximize understanding about effective asthma education for young children, school children, and adults. There will also be discussions about allergen exposure and tobacco smoke as they relate to asthma. Approved for Continuing Education Contact Hours for nurses, registered respiratory therapists, and pharmacists.

  • Evidence based standards for smoking cessation training

    • 02 Mar 2013
    • Training Material (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Training (TOPIC)
    • Europe (REGION)

    This document lists the learning outcomes of training courses for stop smoking practitionersfounded upon evidence-based behaviour change techniques and approved by a panel ofkey stakeholders and experts convened by the National Centre for Smoking Cessation andTraining (NCSCT).

  • Smokefree homes and cars training video

    • 02 Mar 2013
    • Video (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Training (TOPIC)
    • Europe (REGION)

    A film developed by the English National Centre for Smoking Cessation and Training (NCSCT) for health and social care professionals in which smokers talk about the harms of secondhand smoke, and the positive impact of smokefree homes (with additional footage).

  • 30 Seconds

    • 02 Mar 2013
    • Video (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Training (TOPIC)
    • Europe (REGION)

    A film developed and produced by the English National Centre for Smoking Cessation and Training to highlight the importance of, and best way to, identify and deliver a brief intervention to smokers. The short film was made for an online training programme to encourage HCPs to take 30 seconds to Ask, Advise, and Act to help smokers to qui

  • Smoking Cessation – What Can Nurses Do?

    • 21 Sep 2012
    • Slideshow (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Training (TOPIC)

    Describes how nurses can help people stop smoking by using brief clinical interventions.

  • Nurses’ Responsibilities in Smoking Cessation

    • 21 Sep 2012
    • Brochure (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Training (TOPIC)
    • Europe (REGION)

    Source: WHO European Guidelines on the Treatment of Tobacco Dependence – A Guideline for Nurses.Fold double and cut off.

  • Clearing The Air 2: Smoking and tobacco control – guide for nurses published by the Royal College of Nursing

    • 09 Aug 2012
    • Technical guide (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Training (TOPIC)

    Smoking and tobacco control – a guide for nurses published by the Royal College of Nursing in 2002

  • Nurses’ initiatives in smoking cessation in Hong Kong

    • 20 Jul 2012
    • Study (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Training (TOPIC)
    • Southeast Asia (REGION)

    Nurses have close contact with patients and play a vital role in smoking cessation. Evidence shows nurses’ interventions have a positive effect on patients’ health outcomes.

  • Nurses’ tobacco-related knowledge, attitudes, and practice in four major cities in China

    • 20 Jul 2012
    • Study (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Training (TOPIC)
    • Southeast Asia (REGION)

    Chinese nurses had some knowledge about the health effects of tobacco use, but seldom practiced smoking-cessation interventions. Including tobacco control, especially smoking cessation, in nursing curricula in China has the potential to save millions of lives.

  • Tobacco Free Curriculum

    • 04 Jun 2012
    • Brochure (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Training (TOPIC)
    • Latin America (REGION)

    A comprehensive, evidence-based tobacco dependence curriculum for dental and dental hygiene faculty. The curriculum contains six learning modules, teaching strategies and extensive resources.