As associate provost for strategic initiatives in the Office of Academic Affairs, Marcelle Haddix wants the work of her office to have an impact on the academic enterprise and the experiences of students—and to connect the University’s academic efforts with…
Smoking Cessation Programs for Faculty, Staff
The University will offer free, six-week tobacco cessation programs on campus for faculty and staff.
The classes will be facilitated by Cynthia Cary, RRT, CPFT, CTTS, director of tobacco cessation at SUNY Upstate Medical University. The program consists of seven, one-hour classes in a six-week timeframe, and will cover the following topics:
• Week 1—addiction, brain chemistry and behavior change;
• Week 2—general information and preparation;
• Week 3 (two classes)—quit at today’s class and follow up;
• Week 4—support; and
• Weeks 5 and 6—lifestyle changes and relapse prevention.
Registration deadline: March 6
Mondays, noon-1 p.m., March 16-April 20
(with a class on Tuesday, March 31)
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Please contact the University Wellness Initiative to register at email@example.com or 315-443-5472.