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Healthy Caribbean Coalition - PAHO Virtual Course - Tobacco and Public Health: From Theory to Practice

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PAHO Virtual Course

The Pan American Health Organization is offering a FREE virtual course - Tobacco and Public Health: From Theory to Practice

The course has Four Modules

  • Introduction
  • Protection
  • Prevention
  • Cessation

It covers topics that include the biology and epidemiology of tobacco use, tobacco control policies, options for treating tobacco dependence as well as information to help understand and counteract tobacco industry opposition. Throughout the course successful experiences in the region are highlighted.

Course Characteristics:

  • Free
  • Adapted for the Region of the Americas
  • In English and Spanish
  • Accessible bibliographic references
  • Glossary and extra resources
  • Videos, images and interactive questionnaires

Read the PAHO Flyer or download (right click "Save Link/Target As") for the Free Virtual Course here

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