UW School of Nursing

July 6, 2021

Adult/Geriatric Drug Therapy 2020 | Smoking Cessation Counseling and Medications

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Image for UW Adult Geriatric course.Adult/Geriatric Drug Therapy 2020
Kicking Butts: Smoking Cessation Counseling and Medications
On-Demand Program


Matt Perez, MD
Family Physician/Site Medical Director, Neighborcare Health, Seattle

Target Audience

Advanced practice nurse practitioners, especially adult, geriatric and family nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, nurses, pharmacists and other interested healthcare professionals.

Objectives for Learning Outcomes

At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be better able to:

  1. Utilize effective strategies to approach tobacco use.
  2. Counsel patients on current evidence regarding smoking cessation medications.
  3. Discuss clinical use of Varenicline, Bupropion & nicotine replacement.