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1 Action on Smoking and Health, (ASH).
Link: http://www.ash.org/
Description: About Smoking and Nonsmokers' Rights, Smoking Statistics, Quitting Smoking, Smoking Risks, and Other Smoking Information
Subjects: Smoking cessation
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
2 Association for the Treatment of Tobacco Use and Dependence (ATTUD)
Link: http://www.ATTUD.org
Description: ATTUD was established in 2003 as an international organization of treatment providers, researchers, educator, and policy makers dedicated to the promotion of and increased access to evidence-based treatment for tobacco use and dependence. ATTUD membership has grown to over 520 members across 20 different countries, with representatives from over 40 different health care professions.
Subjects: Smoking cessation
Categories: Professional Societies | Treatment
3 Australian Association of Smoking Cessation Professionals (AASCP)
Link: http://www.aascp.org/
Description: The aim of AASCP is the promotion of optimal smoking cessation practice in Australia by trained health professionals incorporating evidence-based practice with an ongoing learning objective.
Subjects: Smoking cessation
Categories: Professional Societies
4 Canadian Council for Tobacco Control (CCTC)
Link: http://www.cctc.ca/
Description: CCTC is committed to knowledge transfer and skill development for local, provincial, and national action on tobacco issues. Founded in 1974 as the Canadian Council on Smoking and Health (CCSH) by the Canadian Cancer Society, the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada and the Canadian Lung Association. Includes Heather Crowe Resource Centre.
Subjects: Tobacco control | Smoking cessation
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
5 Center for Health Policy and Inequalities Research, Duke University
Link: http://chpir.org/
Description: The Center for Health Policy focuses on research ranging from smoking, drinking, Medicare and Medicaid analysis, to the effects of mental health and substance abuse on HIV/AIDS care. It was created in 1998 as a multi-disciplinary center.
Subjects: HIV/AIDS | Smoking cessation
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
6 Center for Nicotine & Tobacco Use Research at Yale (CENTURY)
Link: http://info.med.yale.edu/century/
Description: The center's research focus is on treatment for smoking among women, people who drink, or people who are depressed, since those are the groups that most often relapse. Other areas of focus include the effect of smoking on productivity and whether smokers and others will pay for new treatments. Stephanie S. O'Malley, PhD, director.
Subjects: Smoking cessation | Women
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
7 Center for Prevention Research
Link: http://www.mc.uky.edu/ukprc/
Description: University of Kentucky, College of Public Health. The Center is a nationally recognized multi-disciplinary social science institute focusing on rigorous scientific investigation into the effects, predictors, and prevention of social behaviors whose abuse carries health costs (including alcohol/drug abuse and prevention, HIV/AIDS, and smoking cessation).
Subjects: Smoking cessation | HIV/AIDS
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
8 Center for Tobacco Treatment Research and Training
Link: http://www.umassmed.edu/tobacco/index.aspx
Description: University of Massachusetts. Committed to promoting state of the art, evidence-based tobacco dependence treatment in healthcare and community settings through training, research and public service. Tobacco-related research, clinical treatment services, technical assistance, and professional education programs. Offers the Massachusetts Tobacco Treatment Specialist (TTS) Training and Certification Program.
Subjects: Smoking cessation
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S. | Training and Education
9 Community Tobacco Cessation Partnership (CTCP) (Washington state)
Link: http://www.kingcounty.gov/healthservices/health/tobacco/ctcp.aspx
Description: The Community Tobacco Cessation Partnership provides free trainings for providers on the Best Practice Guidelines in Treating Tobacco Use and Dependence as defined by the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services. Organizations within the Partnership serve low income, Medicaid, and uninsured or underinsured communities. These groups have been shown to have the highest prevalence of smoking in King County, yet may have limited access to cessation services. Ongoing support can include technical assistance, and cessation education materials.
Subjects: Tobacco | Smoking cessation
Categories: Washington State
10 Council for Tobacco Treatment Training Programs (CTTTP)
Link: http://www.ctttp.org
Description: The Council for Tobacco Treatment Training Programs is the accrediting body for Tobacco Treatment Specialist Training Programs.
Subjects: Smoking cessation
Categories: Professional Societies
11 Health Canada - Tobacco Control Programme
Link: http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/ahc-asc/branch-dirgen/hecs-dgsesc/tcp-plct/index-eng.php
Description: Develops strategies and policies, disseminates information, and monitors regulations designed to reduce disease and death caused by tobacco smoking in Canada.
Subjects: Smoking cessation
Categories: Government Agencies - International
12 Institute for Drug and Alcohol Studies (IDAS)
Link: http://www.vcu.edu/idas/
Description: Virginia Commonwealth University. Seeks to explore the complex problems of alcohol, tobacco and other drugs through a multidisciplinary program of research and training.
Subjects: Smoking cessation
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
13 Legacy Foundation
Link: http://www.legacyforhealth.org/home.aspx
Description: Established with US Tobacco Settlement money in 1999 to promote tobacco-free future generations. Information, grants, links, programs, research.
Subjects: Smoking cessation
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
14 National Center for Health Statistics. Fast Stats - Smoking
Link: http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/fastats/smoking.htm
Description: Statistics and links on smoking
Subjects: Smoking cessation
Categories: Statistical Resource | Government Agencies - U.S.
15 National Center for Tobacco-Free Older Persons.
Link: http://www.tcsg.org/tobacco.htm
Description: Univ. of Michigan, Center for Social Gerontology. Information and advocacy, training and research.
Subjects: Smoking cessation
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
16 National LGBT Tobacco Control Network
Link: http://www.lgbttobacco.org/
Description: The National Tobacco Control Network is working to support the many local tobacco control advocates in helping to eliminate tobacco health disparities for all LGBTs. Lesbians, gays, bisexuals, and transgender people have been targeted by the Tobacco Industry. Interventions to counter tobacco use are not always culturally tailored for the LGBT communities. The LGBTQ communities smoke at rates 40%-almost 200% higher than the general population.
Subjects: LGBT | Tobacco habit | Smoking cessation
Categories:
17 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
Link: http://www.tandf.co.uk/journals/titles/14622203.asp
Description: Site includes tables of contents, author instructions, subscription information.
Subjects: Smoking cessation
Categories: Journals and Newsletters
18 North American Quitline Consortium (NAQC)
Link: http://www.naquitline.org/
Description: The North American Quitline Consortium (NAQC) is an international, non-profit membership organization based in Oakland, California. NAQC seeks to promote evidence-based quitline services across diverse communities in North America. Quitlines are telephone-based tobacco cessation services that help tobacco users quit. Today, residents in all 10 provinces and two territories in Canada, Mexico, and all 50 U.S. states, Puerto Rico, Guam, and the District of Columbia have access to quitline service
Subjects: Smoking cessation
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy | Recovery Resources
19 Outrage Avenue
Link: http://www.outrageavenue.com/
Description: Teen-oriented, anti-tobacco site, developed by Washington State Dept. of Health.
Subjects: Adolescents | Smoking cessation
Categories: Washington State
20 Robert Wood Johnson Medical School - Division of Addiction Psychiatry
Link: http://rwjms.umdnj.edu/addiction/
Description: University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey. Under the direction of Jill M. Williams, MD, the Division of Addiction Psychiatry is committed to tobacco and substance abuse research, training and education. Many of our research projects are collaborative efforts across disciplines and between researchers and practitioners. The division has championed efforts to reduce tobacco use among individuals with mental illness, a group estimated to consume nearly half of all cigarettes in the United States, through the CHOICES peer counseling program.
Subjects: Smoking cessation | Dual diagnosis
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
21 State Tobacco Education and Prevention Partnership (STEPP)
Link: http://www.cdphe.state.co.us/pp/tobacco/index.html
Description: STEPP administers a grant program to non-profits and government agencies working in tobacco control in Colorado. This grant program is funded by the 2004 tobacco tax increase, which was a statewide ballot initiative approved by voters.
Subjects: Smoking cessation
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
22 Tobacco Control
Link: http://tc.bmjjournals.com/
Description: Full text, searchable archive, free fulltext of articles more than 12 months old.
Subjects: Smoking cessation
Categories: Journals and Newsletters
23 Tobacco On Trial
Link: http://www.tobacco-on-trial.com/
Description: Online newsletter reporting on tobacco litigation and other control strategies. Free full-text.
Subjects: Smoking cessation
Categories: Journals and Newsletters
24 Tobacco.org : Tobacco News and Information
Link: http://www.tobacco.org/
Description: News, links to advocacy organizations, legal issues. This organization ran out of funding recently, however the organizers plan to put up their archives in the coming months while they also attempt to raise more financial support.
Subjects: Smoking cessation
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
25 Tobacco Prevention Program, Public Health, Seattle and King County
Link: http://www.kingcounty.gov/healthservices/health/tobacco.aspx
Description: Public Health, Seattle & King County. The mission of the Public Health – Seattle & King County Tobacco Prevention Program is to prevent tobacco use and addiction, exposure to secondhand smoke, and to support effective cessation efforts. Offers training on tobacco screening and counseling for providers and promotes the Washington State Tobacco Quitline. Educates business owners, enforces the Smoking in Public Places law, and assists businesses, cities, and colleges in creating additional smoke-free environments. Educates retailers on youth access laws and conducts routine retailer compliance inspections.
Subjects: Smoking cessation
Categories: Washington State
26 Tobacco-Related Disease Research Program (TRDRP)
Link: http://www.trdrp.org
Description: University of California, Oakland. The mission of TRDRP is to support research that focuses on the prevention, causes, and treatment of tobacco-related disease and the reduction of the human and economic costs of tobacco use in California. Director: Charles L. Gruder.
Subjects: Smoking cessation
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
27 Tobacco Technical Assistance Consortium (TTAC)
Link: http://www.ttac.org/
Description: The Tobacco Technical Assistance Consortium (TTAC) is dedicated to assisting national, state, regional and local tobacco control programs, coalitions, networks and other interested parties to promote CDC-recommended program and policy best practices. It provides customized training support in various formats, expert technical assistance, and a wide variety of products and tools to help all levels of tobacco control efforts be successful. TTAC is located in the Rollins School of Public Health at Emory University in Atlanta, GA.
Subjects: Smoking cessation
Categories: Training and Education | Treatment
28 Toll of Tobacco in Washington
Link: http://www.tobaccofreekids.org/facts_issues/toll_us/washington
Description: Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids. Compendium of data on prevalence and costs of tobacco use in Washington state.
Subjects: Smoking cessation
Categories: Washington State | Statistical Resource
29 Transdisciplinary Tobacco Use Research Center (TTURC), Univ. of Southern California
Link: http://www.usc.edu/schools/medicine/departments/preventive_medicine/research/ipr/research/tturc
Description: One of seven TTURCs funded by NIDA and RWJF. The focus of the USC TTURC is investigate the efficacy of tobacco and alcohol use prevention programs across cultures, within specific cultural contexts, and dependent on individual-level variations for dispositional attributes. Populations studied include youth in ethnically diverse, multicultural California and Hawaii, and the predominantly homogenous youth of Mainland China. C. Anderson Johnson, PhD, director.
Subjects: Tobacco | Cultural competence | Adolescents | Asians | Smoking cessation
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
30 Transdisciplinary Tobacco Use Research Center (TTURC), Yale Univ.
Link: http://info.med.yale.edu/century/tturc/index.html
Description: One of seven TTURCs funded by NIDA and RWJF. The focus of this center is to investigate the underlying mechanisms of and develop novel interventions (pharmacological and behavioral) for treatment resistant smokers. Stephanie S. O'Malley, PhD, director.
Subjects: Tobacco | Smoking cessation
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
31 WebQuit Smoking Cessation Study
Link: http://www.webquit.org
Description: WEBQUIT is a smoking cessation study being conducted by Seattle's Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center as of June 29, 2010. The goal of this study is to determine which popular online tools are effective at helping people quit smoking.
Subjects: Smoking cessation | Internet counseling
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S. | Treatment
32 World Health Organization. Tobacco Free Initiative
Link: http://www.who.int/tobacco/en/
Description: Established in 1998 to focus international attention, resources and action on the global tobacco epidemic.
Subjects: Smoking cessation
Categories: Government Agencies - International