Pregnets: How to help pregnant and postpartum women quit or reduce smoking

How to use Pregnets to help women quit

On February 19, 2015, EENet hosted a webinar titled, “Pregnets: How to help pregnant and postpartum women quit or reduce smoking.”

n this webinar, hosted by EENet and the Nicotine Dependence Service (NDS) at CAMH, you will explore:

  • The effects on women, the fetus, and babies of smoking during pregnancy;
  • Population-based trends in tobacco use among pregnant smokers in Ontario;
  • How practitioners can talk to their pregnant or postpartum patients about smoking;
  • How Pregnets can be used to help women quit or cut down on smoking during pregnancy or the postpartum period.

To watch the webinar recording click here. To see the presenters’ slides click here. If you would like to receive any of the materials that Pregnets has to offer click here for the order form.

About Pregnets:

Pregnets is a resource that provides information, resources, and support to help them quit or reduce smoking during and after pregnancy.

About the Presenters:

Nadia Minian, PhD, is a Knowledge Translation and Evaluation Scientist at the Nicotine Dependence Service (NDS), the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH).
Jessica Penner, MA, is a Knowledge Translation Coordinator at the NDS.
Katherine Wallace, RN, RM, Katherine is a Registered Nurse and a Registered Midwife, and Program Manager at the Registered Nurses’ Association of Ontario (RNAO).

This webinar was offered in partnership with CAMH and RNAO.