Tobacco Cessation Pharmacology

A free learning event for health professionals to learn about effective approaches using pharmacotherapy, and drug interactions following tobacco reduction and cessation. By the end of this workshop, participants will understand:

  • The impact of tobacco use and dependence
  • Pharmacotherapy for smoking cessation, drug toxicity and medication interactions
  • Assessing levels of nicotine dependence (addiction) and withdrawal
  • Specific medications which are metabolized differently after stopping tobacco use