Tobacco Dependence Treatment Workshop - UJ-LC

In, collaboration with King Hussein Cancer Center-IFMSA Jo's Standing Committee on Public Health University Of Jordan's Local Committee(UJ-LC) organized a Tobacco Dependence Treatment Workshop as a basic step of the bigger project "JUH Smoke Free Campaign" and under the supervision of Dr. Nakhleh Abu Yaghi. 60 students from clinical years of study have attended this two-day workshop on the 10th and 11th of January, 2017 which was Lectured by Dr. Firas Huwari and The Cancer Control Office Team in V Business Center-Khalda-Amman. 

The aim of this workshop was to prepare well-rounded medical students who are interested in smoking cessation and orienting them to answer patients common questions on both methods and routes of smoking cessations; in addition to ban smoking in non-smoking areas due to the health haunting effects of second- and third-hand smoking.


Basil Ahmad