VFHY Regional Trainings 2018

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  • Central Virginia
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    Monday, March 11, 2019

    9:00 AM  -  3:00 PM
    The New Emerging Triangle: Tobacco, E-Cigarettes and Marijuana
    Shenandoah County Government Center, Fire & Rescue Trng Rm 14, 600 N. Main St., Woodstock, VA 22664

    Description:  This training focuses on the intersection of tobacco, electronic cigarettes and marijuana as well as new electronic delivery systems for both nicotine and other substances. This changing landscape, especially among youth includes e-cigarettes, hookah pens, vape pens and mods delivering flavored nicotine liquids: new heat-not-burn products that produce fumes, flavored little cigars, both regular and electronic; synthetic marijuana and liquid THC, which can aerosolized. The session will also include new FDA regulations on tobacco products. The training will cover
    evidence-based prevention and alternative to suspension tobacco education programs.
     
    Learning Objectives:

    • Describe the new paradigm of the intersection of tobacco, electronic cigarettes and marijuana as well
      as new electronic devices being the delivery system for both nicotine and other substances.
    • Review all the new electronic cigarettes, including JUUL, hookah pens, vape pens and mods delivering flavored nicotine
      liquids.
    • Share the latest state and national data on use rates among youth.
    • Describe electronic devices using synthetic marijuana and liquid THC and the produced aerosol.
    • Discuss the health impacts of using these devices--nicotine, flavors, marijuana, chemical contents,
      addiction, body systems affected, etc.
    • Describe the health risks of exposure of secondhand e-cigarette aerosol, especially among youth and various vulnerable population groups.
    • Examine the issue of child poisoning related to exposure to e-liquid nicotine.
    • Discuss marketing strategies--who is involved and who are the target audiences?
    • Discuss current regulations and policies --describe in detail the new federal FDA regulations of tobacco products, including e-cigarettes
    • Examine evidence-based school curriculum and alternative to suspension tobacco education programs.






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  • Northern Virginia
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    Tuesday, December 18, 2018

    8:30 AM  -  12:30 PM
    Nicotine and Marijuana 2.0: Vape, Juul, Social Media and All That Jazzy Technology
    PATH Foundation 321 Walker Drive Suite 301 Warrenton, VA 20186

    New technology, addictive in and of itself, is being used to reach young people with old addictive substances such as nicotine and marijuana. Social media has rapidly recruited new middle and high school users. This fun and interactive program will provide an update on trends, recent research and impact of the latest vaping/juuling epidemic. Creative-evidence based prevention, early intervention and cessation strategies for both nicotine and marijuana will be discussed.

     

    Key Objectives

     

    -Briefly review trends and the evolution of vaping, juuling and cell phone technology
    -Describe how the new technology and social media is impacting use and addiction
    -Share recent health and behavioral research
    -Discuss practical prevention, intervention and cessation strategies for both nicotine and marijuana




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    Thursday, January 17, 2019

    8:30 AM  -  12:30 PM
    Nicotine and Marijuana 2.0: Vape, Juul, Social Media and All That Jazzy Techn
    Fairfax Location To Be Determined

    New technology, addictive in and of itself, is being used to reach young people with old addictive substances such as nicotine and marijuana. Social media has rapidly recruited new middle and high school users. This fun and interactive program will provide an update on trends, recent research and impact of the latest vaping/juuling epidemic. Creative-evidence based prevention, early intervention and cessation strategies for both nicotine and marijuana will be discussed.

     

    Key Objectives

     

    -Briefly review trends and the evolution of vaping, juuling and cell phone technology
    -Describe how the new technology and social media is impacting use and addiction
    -Share recent health and behavioral research
    -Discuss practical prevention, intervention and cessation strategies for both nicotine and marijuana

     
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  • Southwest Virginia
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    Wednesday, January 30, 2019

    8:30 AM  -  12:30 PM
    The New Emerging Triangle: Tobacco, E-Cigarettes and Marijuana
    Danville-Pittsylvania Community Svcs , 245 Hairston Street, North Wing Trng Rm, Danville, VA, 24540

    Description:  This training focuses on the intersection of tobacco, electronic cigarettes and marijuana as well as new electronic delivery systems for both nicotine and other substances. This changing landscape, especially among youth includes e-cigarettes, hookah pens, vape pens and mods delivering flavored nicotine liquids: new heat-not-burn products that produce fumes, flavored little cigars, both regular and electronic; synthetic marijuana and liquid THC, which can aerosolized. The session will also include new FDA regulations on tobacco products. The training will cover
    evidence-based prevention and alternative to suspension tobacco education programs.
     
    Learning Objectives:

    • Describe the new paradigm of the intersection of tobacco, electronic cigarettes and marijuana as well
      as new electronic devices being the delivery system for both nicotine and other substances.
    • Review all the new electronic cigarettes, including JUUL, hookah pens, vape pens and mods delivering flavored nicotine
      liquids.
    • Share the latest state and national data on use rates among youth.
    • Describe electronic devices using synthetic marijuana and liquid THC and the produced aerosol.
    • Discuss the health impacts of using these devices--nicotine, flavors, marijuana, chemical contents,
      addiction, body systems affected, etc.
    • Describe the health risks of exposure of secondhand e-cigarette aerosol, especially among youth and various vulnerable population groups.
    • Examine the issue of child poisoning related to exposure to e-liquid nicotine.
    • Discuss marketing strategies--who is involved and who are the target audiences?
    • Discuss current regulations and policies --describe in detail the new federal FDA regulations of tobacco products, including e-cigarettes
    • Examine evidence-based school curriculum and alternative to suspension tobacco education programs.






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