We are the resource center for tobacco use cessation and prevention for the State of Maryland. Our resource center is funded by the Maryland Department of Health (MDH) and located on the campus of the University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC). We hope you will find the posted information useful as you help your clients work toward a tobacco-free life. Please feel free to contact us to share your feedback, comments, and suggestions.
If you are a smoker or tobacco user and are thinking about quitting, please CLICK HERE for help.
The Maryland Quitting Use and Initiation of Tobacco (MDQuit) Resource Center is dedicated to assisting providers and programs in reducing tobacco use among citizens across the state. Our mission is to link professionals and providers to state tobacco initiatives, to provide evidence-based, effective resources and tools to local programs, to create and support an extensive, collaborative network of tobacco prevention and cessation professionals, and to provide a forum for sharing best practices throughout the state of Maryland.
MDQuit is a non-profit, state-funded organization. We cannot accept promotional links on our website and can only accept resource referrals from our collaborators and partners.
The MDQuit Resource Center is located on the University of Maryland, Baltimore County campus.
MAILING ADDRESS: UMBC Department of Psychology, 1000 Hilltop Circle, Baltimore, MD 21250
|Center Director:||Carlo C. DiClemente, Ph.D.||firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Center Coordinator:||Terri L. Haroldemail@example.com|
|Project Director:||Krystle F. Pierce, M.P.P.||firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Project Coordinator:||June Sutherland, M.S.||email@example.com|
|Program Evaluator & Trainer:||Rebecca Schacht, Ph.D.||firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Center Specialists:||Eduardo Alsina, B.A.||email@example.com|
|Daniel Knoblach, M.A.||firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Christa Lewis, M.A.||email@example.com|
|Alicia Wiprovnick, M.A.||firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Project Assistant:||Jessica Reedy, B.A.||email@example.com|
Edie Anderson, BA, BS, Smoking Cessation Counselor, University of Maryland Health Center
Deb Brown, CEO, American Lung Association of Maryland
Iris Carter, RNC, CHN, Queen Anne's Health Department
Eugenia Conolly, Director, Statewide Projects Office, Maryland Behavioral Health Administration
Michelle Darling, Director of Training, Maryland Behavioral Heatlh Administration
Rebecca Dineen, M.S., Assistant Commissioner, Maternal & Child Health, Baltimore City Health Department
Kathleen Hoke, J.D., Legal Resource Center for Public Health Policy: University of Maryland School of Law
Michaeline Fedder, M.A., Director of Government Relations, Maryland
Marc Fishman, M.D., Medical Director of Mountain Manor Treatment Center
Dora Frank, MS, CRNP, Nurse Practitioner, Digestive Health Center, University of Maryland Medical Center
Sonia Fierro-Luperini, M.D., Chairwoman of Spanish-speaking Health Leaders
Jacquelyn Fried, RDH, MS, Associate Professor and Director, Division of Dental Hygiene, University of Maryland Dental School
Neil Grunberg, Ph.D., Professor of Medical & Clinical Psychology, Professor of Neuroscience, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
Mary Beth Klick, Charles County Health Department
George Kolodner, M.D., Medical Director, Kolmac Clinic
Betsy Simon, M.S., CHES, Z-HAP Founding Director, Zeta Healthy Aging Partnership (Z-HAP) at the Zeta Center for Healthy and Active Aging
Linda Simoni-Wastila, BSPharm, MSPH, Ph.D, Professor and Vice Chair of Research, Department of Pharmaceutical Health Services Research, University of Maryland School of Pharmacy
Georgia L. Stevens, Ph.D., PMHCNS, BC, Geropsychiatric Nurse Coordinator, BMHS & MD MHA
Kristen Tertzakian, Assistant Director, Community Engagement, Truth Initiative