What's Going On?
Nurses leading the way to a smokefree Aotearoa 2025 Symposium
This Symposium was held on 19th March 2015. Bringing together nurse educators, researchers and practitioners with expertise in a smoking cessation from primary care, community mental health and hospital settings.
The programme included educator Dr Mark Wallace-Bell’s keynote presentation an elegant argument to the empathetic heart of nursing values where every nurse’s communication skills are as critical to the success of a smoking cessation intervention as the intervention itself.
Copies of the presentations are now available
‘What Smokers Really Want' a campaign to help nurses understand Smokers 'Real' needs has launched on 23 October 2014. View the educational videos and campaign resources.