A Certified Tobacco Treatment Training Program (CTTTP)
Wednesday, May 19, 2021
Thursday, May 20, 2021
Friday, May 21, 2021
Presented via Zoom
Eligibility Criteria: To be eligible for the CTTTP Scholarship ($660) interested individuals must provide a ≤ 300-word Personal Statement with your:
- Current employment position.
- Personal interest in tobacco cessation as it applies to implementation of a program in your community, institution or work place.
- Application of tobacco cessation into your own patients’/clients’ care.
Submit to the link below for scholarship application by April 23, 2021. Applications are reviewed upon receipt, and there are a limited number of scholarships remaining. Therefore, submissions prior to the April 23 deadline are strongly encouraged.
Scholarship Submission Link: http://bit.ly/CTTTPScholarship
West Virginia University School of Dentistry in cooperation with the Health Sciences Center Office of Interprofessional Education is one of 23 nationally and internationally Tobacco Treatment Training Programs certified by the Council for Tobacco Treatment Training Programs (CTTTP).
Professionals in the fields of medicine, dentistry, social work, pharmacy, nursing and public health will present evidence-based strategies which will enable attendees to assist patients and clients interested in tobacco cessation.
A National Certificate in Tobacco Treatment Practice is a collaborative effort among the Association for Tobacco Use and Dependence (ATTUD), the Council for Tobacco Treatment Training Programs (CTTTP), and the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC). One requirement for achieving national certification includes the successful completion of an accredited training program such as the WVU CTTTP.