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Tobacco Free Florida’s AHEC Tobacco Program
at the FSU College of Medicine


In the Spotlight

  • Andrée Aubrey welcomes the newest member of the AHEC team, Rebecca Carter, MSW, TTS.

  • Soheyla Mahdavian, PharmD: speaker on Pharmacotherapy and Nicotine Replacement Therapy

  • Brigitta Nuccio, PA-C, CTTS: speaker and Quit Smoking NOW Facilitator trainer

  • John Hughes, MD, board certified in Psychiatry and Addiction Psychiatry, has over 380 publications on nicotine and other drug dependencies and is one of the world’s most cited tobacco scientist.

  • Les Beitsch, MD, JD, Chairperson of the Department of Behavioral Sciences and Social Medicine, leads a discussion about the public health perspective on tobacco control programs and policies for the Tobacco Treatment Specialist: Foundation Course.

  • Brittany Myers, from the Suwannee River AHEC, manages all of the conference arrangements and CME/CE for the Tobacco Treatment Specialist Foundation Course, annual re-certification conference, and annual training for Tallahassee's Council of Advance Practice Nurses.

  • Health professionals from around the nation attend the Tobacco Training Specialist: Foundation Course, one of only ten nationally accredited programs in the US.

Contact Information

Director, AHEC Program
College of Medicine
1115 West Call Street
Tallahassee, FL 32306-4300
Phone: 850-645-6439
Fax: 850-645-2859

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