Section on Tobacco Control

Resources and Educational Opportunities

Section members play a vital role assisting in educational programming, policy statement development, practice intervention development, and many other projects, including representing the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) to other organizations. The Provisional Section on Tobacco Control leadership is looking forward to cross training and building the skill sets of members to accomplish some of these activities related to tobacco control.


Educational Opportunities

  • Tobacco-related Training and CME Courses
  • AAP Richmond Center Webinar Series
  • AAP National Conference & Exhibition
    • 2015 AAP National Conference & Exhibition Washington, DC
      Walter E. Washington Convention Center, October 24-27, 2015

      Tobacco Control Sessions at the 2015 AAP National Conference and Exhibition:

      Provisional Section on Tobacco Control Program: From Coding to Motivation —
      Practical Tips on Helping Parents and Teens Quit Smoking
      Sunday, October 25, 2015 - 1:00 — 5:00 pm (Room to be determined)
              Poster Session and Reception starts at 4:00 pm

      Please note that the 2015 abstract submission process has passed.

      Educational Session: What Do You Know About E-Cigs, Hookah Sticks, and Vaping?:
      What Pediatricians Need to Know about E-Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products
      1. Monday, October 26, 2015 - 2:00 — 2:45 pm (Room to be determined)
      2. Tuesday, October 27, 2015 - 8:30 — 9:15 am (Room to be determined)

      Be sure to visit the AAP Richmond Center booth in the Exhibit Hall!

    • 2014 AAP National Conference & Exhibition San Diego, San Diego Convention Center
      October 11-14, 2014

      The Provisional Section on Tobacco Control held its second Section program at the 2014 AAP National Conference & Exhibition in San Diego.

      See Photos from the Event!


      Section Members can view slides from the event on our Members Only page.


    • 2013 AAP National Conference & Exhibition Orlando, Orange County Convention Center
      October 26-29, 2013

      The Provisional Section on Tobacco Control held its very first Section program at the 2013 AAP National Conference & Exhibition in Orlando.

      See Photos from the Event!


      Section Members can view slides from the event on our Members Only page.


    • Future National Conference and Exhibition Dates

  • Tobacco Control Chapter from 2011 Edition of Pediatric Environmental Health - an AAP Publication
    All Academy members (whether or not you are a member of the Provisional Section on Tobacco Control) are able to view the entire chapter on tobacco control from the most recent edition of Pediatric Environmental Health, 3rd Edition.

    You may purchase the entire edition through the AAP Bookstore and eBooks site.

Funding Opportunities


Publications

2014 2013 2012

AAP Section on Tobacco Control Newsletter Past Issues

Section Members can view the current issue on our Members Only page.

Resources for Tobacco Prevention and Control