WHAT: Capital Region Medical Center is hosting a lunch and learn titled, Nicotine Addiction from Juuling & Vaping: An Examination of Health Risk.
WHO: Presenting on the topic is Kevin D. Everett, PhD, Associate Professor of Family and Community Medicine at the University of Missouri.
Dr. Everett has a longstanding interest in behavior chance interventions addressing tobacco use and has developed approaches that are effective at reducing health risks at the individual, family, systems or community level. He has expertise and experiences in smoking cessation treatments, including developing interventions at clinics, hospitals, schools and community centers. His approaches capitalize on translating existing evidence-based approaches to vulnerable, hard-to-reach or under-served populations.
WHEN: Wednesday, July 11 from 12:10 to 12:50 PM
WHERE: Oakview Conference Room at Capital Region Southwest Campus, 1432 Southwest Blvd., Jefferson City, Missouri
HOW: The Lunch & Learn is a free event, but space is limited. To register, call 573.632.5593 or click here. Lunch is $5 or you may bring your own. Typically sandwiches and salad are served.
About Capital Region Medical Center
Capital Region Medical Center, located in Jefferson City, MO is an affiliate hospital of University of Missouri Health Care, and encompasses a full service hospital, a comprehensive cancer program at Goldschmidt Cancer Center and an expansive clinic system covering eight counties. Within the hospital, the Inpatient Rehabilitation Center is one of the few accredited hospital-based rehabilitation centers in the state. From prenatal and obstetric care to orthopaedic and cardiovascular services, Capital Region provides innovative health care, advancing its mission to improve the health and wellness of the people and communities it serves.