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Including Smoking Cessation as Routine Care for Chronic Illness in Turkey

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This presentation by Şeyda Özcan MSc, PhD, from Koc University School of Nursing, and Chief Nursing Officer of Vehbi Koc Foundation Health Institutions in Istanbul, Turkey was presented at the 2017 ENSP International Conference on Tobacco Control in Athens, Greece. Including Smoking Cessation as Routine Care for Chronic Illness in Turkey Presentation

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Building Capacity for Tobacco Cessation in Turkey

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This presentation by Aslı Çarkoğlu, Ph.D., from Kadir Has University, Istanbul, Turkey was presented at the 2017 ENSP International Conference on Tobacco Control in Athens, Greece. Building Capacity for Tobacco Cessation in Turkey Presentation

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Women and Smoking in Turkey

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This presentation by Aysecan Terzioglu, Ph.D. from the Department of Cultural Studies at Sabancı University in Istanbul, Turkey was presented at the 2017 ENSP International Conference on Tobacco Control in Athens, Greece. Women and Smoking in Turkey Presentation

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Tobacco control resources and wins in Pakistan

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The following tobacco control successes and resources were shared by Global Bridges network member Qamar Iqbal Goraya, District Coordinator for the Tobacco Control Cell in the Ministry of National Health Services for the Government of Pakistan.   I have been working as a district coordinator for tobacco control in Pakistan since 2010, my achievements (pictures […]

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Resources from Armenia project journal publication, presentations

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The American University of Armenia (AUA) School of Public Health (SPH) has recently published two abstracts in the European Journal of Public Health and presented results from formative research at the 9th European Public Health Conference. Learn more on the Global Bridges blog, and view the resources below: Abstract: Primary healthcare physicians’ knowledge, attitude and practice towards […]

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Slides from November 2016 Global Bridges European grantee call

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On November 16, 2016, Global Bridges grantees representing 11 new funded projects in the WHO European Region gathered via GoToMeeting. Topics included project announcements and a core dataset questionnaire for reporting outcomes. View a PDF of the meeting slides here.

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Training Curriculum Part 4 – ATTUD Core Competencies

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In this series, experts from around the world share their perspectives and experience developing and using training curricula. In this slideshow (with audio) you will hear from Christine Sheffer, PhD, Associate Medical Professor, City College of New York, and Training Issues Committee Chairperson, Association for the Treatment of Tobacco Use and Dependence (ATTUD).

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