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IL Tobacco Prevention Conference

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John A. Logan College

700 Logan College Drive

Rooms F118 and F119

Carterville, IL 62918

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Join us and learn about the new generation of tobacco use trends such as vaping, the effects on the body, and best practices in tobacco prevention and cessation. A Hidden in Plain Sight display will be available as well as various resource tables. Professionals in tobacco prevention and cessation, school administration, mental health, and healthcare should plan to attend, as well as teachers, resource officers, and parents.

Breakfast and lunch will be provided by SIH.

CEUs offered at $10 per person include:

  • Registered Nurse (RN), Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) and Advanced Practice Nurse (APN)
  • Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC)
  • Licensed Social Worker (LSW), Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)
  • Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES)
  • Educator CPDU (No charge)
  • Certificate of Attendance (No charge)

Money for CEUs will be collected on site on Thursday, February 27, 2020, payable to the Illinois Public Health Association.

The deadline to register is end of business day Thursday, February 13, 2020.


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Speakers/Presentations

Matt Leversee-Welcome

Clark Griffith-Personal Journey in Tobacco Cessation

Nancy Amerson-Our Reality: Tobacco Use Patterns

Lynette Clontz (Jordie Higgason, Kimberly Scott-Pilkington, Cristy Wedemeyer)-The Benefits of a Regional Coalition

Eric Wiedenman-Hidden in Plain Sight

Shana Crews-A Conversation about Tobacco Control Policies in Illinois

Lori Younker-Illinois Tobacco Quitline: Making an Impact

Dr. Gurpreet Bambra-E-cigarettes and Vaping: The Basics and the Health Consequences

Angie Bailey-Next Steps/Closing


LOCAL LODGING ACCOMMODATIONS

Hampton Inn Carbondale

2175 Reed Station Parkway

Carbondale, IL 62901

618-549-6900

Hampton Inn Carbondale

Holiday Inn Carbondale-Conference Center

2300 Reed Station Parkway

Carbondale, IL 62901

618-549-2600

Holiday Inn Carbondale-Conference Center

Drury Inn Marion

2706 W Deyoung St.

Marion, IL 62959

618-997-9600

Drury Inn Marion

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John A. Logan College

700 Logan College Drive

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Carterville, IL 62918

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