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8th Annual Nicotine Dependence Conference

Wednesday, January 25, 2023 - 8:00am to Thursday, January 26, 2023 - 12:00pm
Bismarck, ND
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Conference providing health care professionals with the tools needed to incorporate nicotine dependence treatment into their practices.

January 25, 2023 | 8 am - 4:30 pm
January 26, 2023 | 8 am - 12 pm

Boniface Auditorium, CHI St. Alexius Health-Bismarck

One Day – $30 Two Days – $45

Materials, lunch and refreshments included.

Featuring Mayo Clinic’s Tim Milbrandt, MS, CTTS, LMFT, Tobacco Treatment Specialist, Mayo Clinic, Nicotine Dependence Center and other local speakers.

Topics covered include:

  • Neurobiology of addiction
  • Motivational interviewing
  • Oral surgery and the tobacco user
  • Nicotine addiction and chronic pain
  • Pediatric and adolescent tobacco use
  • Orthopedic surgery and tobacco use
  • Parents against vaping
  • Smoking cessation in cancer patients

PENDING APPROVAL: Continuing education credits available for tobacco treatment specialists, nursing, respiratory therapy, social work, counselors, licensed addiction counselors and dental hygienist. For more information, contact Rajean at 701.530.8538.

Registration required; deadline Wednesday, January 18, 2023. Register online through Sanford Health.