SCC Education & Consultation

Education Programs


We provide a broad range of education and training services for health professionals including:

  • Medical and nursing students
  • Physicians, nurses, physician assistants
  • Dentists and pharmacists
  • Mental health professionals
  • Health Systems Mangers

Our education and training programs are tailored to the audience with these common topics:

  • Tobacco dependence
  • Evidence based treatment approaches
  • Applications in health care settings
  • Billing and reimbursement
  • Unique needs of special populations (e.g. pregnant women, youth, persons with mental health issues and other co-morbidities)

Helping Nurses Help Smokers

The Helping Nurses Help Smokers program provides unit-based education, continuing education programs, and tools to help OHSU nurses begin the quitting process with their patients.  The full toolkit is available clicking on the link below.

Go to the Helping Nurses Help Smokers Toolkit


Helping Doctors Help Smokers

Go to the Helping Doctors Help Smokers Project

Consultation Services

education and consultation

We regularly consult with health and other professionals on tobacco related research, treatment, training, and policy issues. For more information please contact:

Wendy Bjornson, MPH
(503) 418-1659

David Gonzales, PhD
(503) 494-1660