Youth E-Cigarette Prevention

Youth E-Cigarette Prevention

May 19th at 1pm EST

Presented by Dr. Melinda Ickes, Sierrah Miley, and Dillon Lay

The purpose of this presentation is to describe the youth e-cigarette prevention methods that resonate with and engage youth through a virtual format. Through an evidence-informed, peer-led e-cigarette, prevention program, over 700 students were reached across the state of Kentucky. The students enjoyed the program, enjoyed having college students as facilitators, and learned something new.

Learning Objectives:

  1. The learner will be prepared to share reasons why youth e-cigarette use is a growing concern.
  2. The learner will be prepared to share information about the #ICANendthetrend program.
  3. The learner will be prepared to share innovative ways to resonate and engage with youth through a virtual format.
  4. The learner will be prepared to share innovative and effective ways to prevent the use of youth e-cigarette use.

Primary WSCC Component: Health Education

Secondary WSCC Component: Community Involvement

You may earn Continuing Education by attending the live webinar. ASHA members get free continuing education hours included with membership, non-members will have the opportunity to purchase certificates after the webinar.  Not sure if you’re a current ASHA member,  email info@ashaweb.org.