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Pregnets: How to Help Women Quit or Reduce Smoking in Pregnancy and the Postpartum Period

February 19, 2015

11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Join a free webinar on Thursday, February 19, 2015, from 11 AM to 12 PM, and explore:

The effects on women, the fetus, and babies of smoking during pregnancy;

  • Population‐based trends in tobacco use among pregnant smokers in Ontario;
  • How practioners can talk to their pregnant or postpartum patents about smoking;
  • How Pregnets can be used to help women quit or cut down on smoking during pregnancy or the postpartum period.

Target Audience

  • Health care providers
  • Professionals interested in learning more about pregnancy and smoking

Presenters: Nadia Minian, Jessica Penner and Katherine Wallace

Spaces are limited! Register now:

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About Pregnets

Pregnets is a resource that provides information, resources, and support to help them quit or reduce smoking during and after pregnancy.

About the Hosts

The Nicotine Dependence Service (NDS) offers a variety of tobacco cessation treatment services delivered by team of medical, nursing, pharmacy, social work and addiction therapy professionals.
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Evidence Exchange Network (EENet) connects mental health and addictions stakeholders across Ontario. The network promotes the use of evidence in decision making, develops targeted knowledge translation products and tools, and supports interactive exchanges.

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