Past Webinars Available to Watch on Demand
How to Write and Submit an Abstract Webinar - Watch it Here
Want to submit an abstract, but not sure where to start? Watch How to Write and Submit an Abstract, a webinar presented by the NAHN Education Committee. The first half of this webinar focuses on the basic steps and best practices of putting together an abstract. This portion is presented by Maithe Enriquez, PhD, APRN, FAAN, and Hispanic Health Care International (HHCI) Editor-In Chief. The second portion of the webinar walks through the specific process of submitting an abstract to the NAHN 48th Annual Conference. This section is presented by Nora Hernandez-Pupo, PhD, RN, TNCC and Co-Chair of the NAHN Education Committee.
Reducing Tobacco Use in the Hispanic Community: How Nurses are a Critical Voice in Stopping Youth Use of Tobacco Product
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Despite an 84% decrease in youth smoking since 1996, tobacco still kills nearly half a million Americans and more than 8 million people worldwide each year. Youth e-cigarette use is also a public health crisis with over 2 million young people using e-cigarettes. Policy interventions are needed to stop young people from ever picking up a tobacco products and to help adult users quit.
On April 11, this virtual learning experience was presented by the Campaign for Tobacco Free Kids and NAHN to nurses, students and interested medical professionals. Learning areas included: the current tobacco control landscape and policy initiatives to reduce tobacco related health disparities; prevention and cessation resources for the Hispanic community; and perspectives from nursing professionals on why it is important to engage in tobacco control advocacy.
The Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids and the Tobacco-Free Kids Action Fund are the leading advocacy organizations working to reduce tobacco use and its deadly consequences in the United States and around the world. Through strategic communications and policy advocacy campaigns, these nonprofit organizations work to change public attitudes about tobacco and promote proven policies that are most effective at reducing tobacco use and save the most lives. NAHN is proud to work with these passionate and experienced public health advocates with a more than 25-year track record of leading and supporting successful policy advocacy campaigns.
Claudia Rodas, Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids
Marcella Gaitan, National Alliance for Hispanic Health
Mary Rabago, Owner Mary Rabago Producations / Journalist
Dr. Arianna Nava, NAHN President