Maryland's Tobacco Resource Center - Linking Professionals to Best Practices

SCLC Webinar -- Innovations in Tobacco Cessation Delivery: Digital Platforms

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

The Smoking Cessation Leadership Center (SCLC) invites you to register for this One-Hour Power Break webinar: Innovations in Tobacco Cessation Delivery: Digital Platforms on Wednesday, March 28, 2018, at 1:00pm EDT (60 minutes).

We are honored to have Erik M. Augustson, PhD, MPH, Program Director of the Behavioral Resources Program, in the Tobacco Control Research Branch, of the National Cancer Institute, National Institute of Health, presenting on this exciting topic for us.

Webinar Objectives

  • Identify some of the primary challenges to increasing reach and engagement in cessation services among adult smokers
  • Understand the strengths and weakness of mobile health (mHealth) interventions
  • Identify multiple resources patients could be referred to for free, evidence-based smoking cessation interventions



CME/CEUs will be available for participants who join the LIVE session, on March 28, 2018. You will receive instructions on how to claim credit via the post webinar email.


Approval is coming soon.

ACCME Accreditation:

The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

UCSF designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the webinar activity.

Advance Practice Registered Nurses and Registered Nurses: For the purpose of recertification, the American Nurses Credentialing Center accepts AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM issued by organizations accredited by the ACCME.

Physician Assistants: The National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) states that the AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM are acceptable for continuing medical education requirements for recertification.

California Pharmacists: The California Board of Pharmacy accepts as continuing professional education those courses that meet the standard of relevance to pharmacy practice and have been approved for AMA PRA category 1 CreditTM. If you are a pharmacist in another state, you should check with your state board for approval of this credit.


This UCSF CME activity was planned and developed to uphold academic standards to ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor; adhere to requirements to protect health information under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA); and include a mechanism to inform learners when unapproved or unlabeled uses of therapeutic products or agents are discussed or referenced.
The following faculty speakers, moderators, and planning committee members have disclosed they have no financial interest/arrangement or affiliation with any commercial companies who have provided products or services relating to their presentation(s) or commercial support for this continuing medical education activity:

Erik M. Augustson, PhD, MPH, Christine Cheng, Brian Clark, Jennifer Matekuare, Roxana Said, MPH, Catherine Saucedo, and Steven A. Schroeder, MD

Don’t need to claim CME/CEUs?  SCLC issues free certificates of attendance for those who want contact hours only.

For questions, contact Jennifer Matekuare, SCLC Operations Manager, at or call toll-free (877) 509-3786.  This webinar will be recorded and may be viewed online on the Smoking Cessation Leadership Center’s website after the presentation.