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Department of Psychiatry

Advancing Health Equity Through Culturally Specific Tobacco Interventions

Presenter Details
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Monica Webb Hooper, PhD
Deputy Director
National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities

Dr. Webb Hooper is deputy director of the National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD). She is an integral member of the Institute’s leadership, working closely with the director to oversee all aspects of the institute and to support critical scientific initiatives and recommendations to improve minority health, reduce health disparities and promote health equity. Dr. Webb Hooper also co-leads working groups for NIH-wide initiatives to understand and address the disproportionate impacts of COVID-19 among populations with health disparities.       

Additional Information

The educational objective for Psychiatry Grand Rounds is to provide mental health professionals with updates on psychiatric topics with the goals of increasing knowledge, competence and patient care. Psychiatry Grand Rounds are held on Wednesdays (September-May) from 12 to 1 p.m. Be sure to log into your CME account and complete the evaluation to receive credit.

Learning Objectives

Participants will:

  • Be able to define health disparities and describe longstanding and new tobacco-related racial and ethnic disparities
  • Learn about factors that contribute to disparities
  • Learn about the development of culturally specific interventions to reduce disparities and advance health equity
CME Credit/Disclaimer

All faculty, CME Planning Committee members, and the CME office reviewer have disclosed that they have no financial relationships with commercial interests that would constitute a conflict of interest concerning this CME activity. 

The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Wednesday, January 11, 2023 - 12:00pm
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Jamie Manser
College of Medicine – Tucson
Department of Psychiatry
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