Fall 2014 Conference Call. Please join us...

Please join us for our Health Systems for a Tobacco-Free New York Collaborative Statewide Conference Call

Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015
12:00pm-1:00pm (EST)
Healthcare Systems Change to Identify and Treat Patients Who Use Tobacco

Presented by: Rob Adsit, M.Ed, Director of Education and Outreach Programs, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention (UW-CTRI)

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About the presenter

Rob Adsit, M.Ed.
Director of Education and Outreach Programs
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention (UW-CTRI)

Rob Adsit joined UW-CTRI in 2004 and directs the statewide clinician education program including management of Regional Outreach Specialists located across Wisconsin, helping them with planning, implementing and evaluating the medical education outreach they do with healthcare professionals and healthcare systems. Rob has a bachelor's degree in business and a master's degree in education.His experience includes educational program development and implementation, training, and technical assistance in the areas of tobacco control and alcohol and drug abuse.He has a strong interest in health and economic disparities, diversity, and inclusiveness. Rob’s current work focuses on using the electronic health record to identify and treat patients who use tobacco, as well as implementing changes in health care systems to make evidence-based tobacco cessation the standard of care.

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Agenda for this call

12:00 PM Introduction & Welcome
12:05 PM Presentation and Q & A
1:00 PM Wrap up


  • Identify health care reform components to facilitate access to health care systems.
  • Discuss health systems change strategies, including the implementation process.
  • Explain health systems change in the real world.

Conference call recording will be posted online on June 10th, 2015 at: nysmokefree.com and http://caiglobal.co/j_hsi

Conference Procedures

Web Conference: http://www.atconference.com/meet
Participant code: 4720692

Participants dialing in for the conference will dial 866-639-0744. Please dial in approximately 10-15 minutes before the conference is scheduled to begin. All participants who dial in will need to give the operator the following information:

  • First and Last Name
  • Caller ID (Your phone number)

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