The Smoking Cessation Dialogue - Achieving Best Practice in the Latrobe Valley, was held on Friday 2 December 2016 at Century Inn, Traralgon.
The Forum aimed to provide health professionals in the Latrobe Valley with an opportunity to come together, hear from experts in the field, and discuss approaches to smoking cessation in their community. It was targeted at health professionals working in primary and community care settings across both the health and human services portfolios.
Presentations from the day are available for download below.
Presentations should not be reproduced in any way without the consent from the presenters.
Dr Sarah White, Director, Quit Victoria
Kirstan Corben, Lead for Population Health and Health Promotion, Alfred Health
Ms Marianne Shearer, CEO Gippsland Primary Health Network
Ms Emma Dean, Smoking Cessation Coordinator/Senior Pharmacist
Breakout session - Mental health and Alcohol and Other Drugs
Dr Danny Sullivan, Assistant Clinical Director, Victorian Institute of Forensic Mental Health
Ms Rose McCrohan, Manager/Nurse Practitioner
Breakout session - Aboriginal health
Paul Patten, Coordinator, GTAHLT
Breakout session - General Practice
Dr Colin Mendelsohn, Tobacco Treatment Specialist
Breakout session - Hospitals and Health Services
Kirstan Corben and Emma Dean, Alfred Health
Reviewed 10 June 2016