Indiana Teen Vaping TeleECHO Clinic

Indiana Teen Vaping TeleECHO Clinic

August 3, 2020

Teens quit vapingThe Indiana University School of Medicine team, in partnership with the Indiana State Department of Health, invites you to participate in the new Indiana Teen Vaping TeleECHO Clinic to learn more about the management of vaping/e-cigarette use and related conditions in adolescents.

WHEN IS IT? This series will be held weekly on Mondays, 8:00 – 9:30am EST, from August 3 through November 2.

WHAT IS THE PURPOSE? The goal of this FREE series is provide support and promote increased clinical competence in treating adolescents who use e-cigarettes and other vaping devices so that patients across the state can receive the treatment they need in their home communities.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND? The series is open to all clinicians, healthcare workers, recovery coaches, or other youth-serving professionals in the state of Indiana.

HOW MUCH DOES IT COST? This series is offered FREE OF CHARGE thanks to generous support from ISDH.

HOW DOES IT WORK? Using Zoom videoconferencing technology, Indiana Teen Vaping ECHO community participants in a virtual learning network with a multidisciplinary team of specialists from behavioral health, adolescent medicine, social work, pharmacy, pulmonology, cardiothoracic surgery, tobacco cessation, education, law and public health. In each 90-min session, the panel and other participants will provide mentorship and share their expertise via brief lectures and discussion of 1-2 deidentified patient cases submitted by participants. Click here to learn more about the ECHO model.

WHAT ABOUT CME/CE? Participants will receive FREE CME/CE credits for each session attended. Sessions have been approved for:

  • Physician – AMA PRA Category
  • Nursing – ANCC credit
  • Social Work – IPLA credit

WHAT TOPICS WILL BE COVERED? The series curriculum is as follows:
8/3/2020 Screening, Diagnosing and Monitoring for Vaping / E-Cigarette
8/10/2020 Latest Trends on Teen Vaping
8/17/2020 THC & Vaping
8/24/2020 Brain Effects of Vaping / Nicotine Use
8/31/2020 Vaping-Associated Pulmonary Injury/E-cigarette Lung Injury (VALI /EVALI)
9/14/2020 Pharmacological Interventions for SUD (including nicotine)
9/21/2020 Indiana Statewide Nicotine/Tobacco Cessation Programs and Resources
9/28/2020 Motivational Interviewing/Brief Motivational Interventions
10/5/2020 Behavioral / Non-Pharmacological Interventions for Nicotine Use
10/12/2020 Legal Considerations Related to Teen Vaping/E-Cigarette Use
10/19/2020 Nicotine Replacement Therapies for Vaping/E-Cigarette Use
10/26/2020 Addressing Caregiver Nicotine Use
11/2/2020 Adolescent Vaping in School

We hope you will join in order to improve services to address teen vaping in your community — helping Hoosiers get the care they need, when and where they need it. Click here to register – Please share this with colleagues but hurry to register as space is limited.

For questions, please contact Tasha Brown at

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About the Author: Aaron Zych

Aaron Zych
Aaron Zych, MPH is the Project Management Coordinator for WISE Indiana. He also works heavily with the Connections IN Health team at Indiana CTSI. Aaron has played a major role in developing and maintaining the WISE Indiana COVID-19 Daily Digest and contributes heavily to the Connections IN Health County Engagement Project. His work drives his passion for data collection and data visualization.

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