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Upcoming: PEHSU Grand Rounds Vaping and Adolescents

Wednesday, July 22 at 12:00 pm Eastern Time.
posted on Jul 19, 2020

Title: Vaping and Adolescents
Date: Wednesday, July 22, 2020
Time: 12:00 pm ET/
11:00 pm CT/10:00 am MT/9:00 am PT

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This webinar will include current and relevant information for health professionals on the well-documented health effects of vaping and e-cigarette use, mitigation strategies, epidemiology, and strategies to prevent and treat health impacts in adolescents.

 Learning Objectives:

  1. Define vaping and e-cigarette use
  2. Identify United States regulations related to vaping
  3. Explain the epidemiology of vaping
  4. Describe the health impacts of vaping
  5. List prevention, screening, and treatment strategies for adolescents

Moderated by: Mark Anderson, MD, FAAP



Dr. Mark Anderson is the Medical Director at Kid’s Care Primary and Specialty Care Clinics, Denver Health. Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Epidemiology, University of Colorado School of Medicine and School of Public Health. He serves as the Director of the Rocky Mountain/ Region 8 PEHSU.




Presented by: G. Sam Wang

Dr. G. Sam Wang is a pediatric emergency medicine, medical toxicology trained physician at Children’s Hospital Colorado. He academic and research interests include the impact of poisonings and drugs of abuse on the pediatric and adolescent population.

Disclaimer & Acknowledgement:

This material was supported by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and funded (in part) by the cooperative agreement award number 1 NU61TS000296-01-00 from the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR).

Acknowledgement: The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) supports the PEHSU by providing partial funding to ATSDR under Inter-Agency Agreement number DW-75-95877701. Neither EPA nor ATSDR endorse the purchase of any commercial products or services mentioned in PEHSU publications 


 In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Pediatric Environmental Health Specialty Unit (PEHSU). The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team. 

CME: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CNE: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention designates this activity for 1.0 nursing contact hours.

CEU: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is authorized by IACET to offer 0.1 CEU's for this program.

CECH: Sponsored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, a designated provider of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. This program is designated for Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES®) and/or Master Certified Health Education Specialists (MCHES®) to receive up to 1.0 total Category I continuing education contact hours. Maximum advanced level continuing education contact hours available are 0. Continuing Competency credits available are 1.0. CDC provider number 98614.

For Certified Public Health Professionals (CPH)

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is a pre-approved provider of Certified in Public Health (CPH) recertification credits and is authorized to offer 1.0 CPH recertification credits for this program.

DISCLOSURE: In compliance with continuing education requirements, all presenters must disclose any financial or other associations with the manufacturers of commercial products, suppliers of commercial services, or commercial supporters as well as any use of unlabeled product(s) or product(s) under investigational use.

CDC, our planners, our presenters, content experts and their spouses/partners wish to disclose they have no financial interests or other relationships with the manufacturers of commercial products, suppliers of commercial services, or commercial supporters with the exception of Dr. George Sam Wang and he wishes to disclose that he has received royalties from UpToDate for his authorship contribution. Planning committee reviewed content to ensure there is no bias.

Presentation will not include any discussion of the unlabeled use of a product or a product under investigational use.

CDC did not accept commercial support for this continuing education activity.

Instructions for Obtaining Continuing Education (CE)

In order to receive continuing education (CE) for WC(SC)4423 Pediatric Environmental Health Specialty Unit (PEHSU) Program Grand Rounds Webinar Series: Vaping and Adolescents please visit TCEO and follow these 9 Simple Steps before 8/22/2020.

The course access code is PESU72020