Nobody Quits Like Chicago

August 17-22, 2015

Click here for a print and share fact sheet for your patients

Click here for a flyer to post in your practice!

Link to the Illinois Quit Line website for resources

Share this number with your patients!  1-866-QUIT-YES  (784-8937)

Event schedule:

Wednesday Aug. 19 

8:30AM American Lung Association Train the Trainer – “Freedom From Smoking” facilitator training ( Details here)
Loretto Hospital  645 S Central Ave.
8:30 am-4:30 pm

Panel Presentation and Discussion: Integrating Tobacco Treatment into Behavioral Health ( Details here)
11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. Respiratory Health Association’s Offices 1440 W. Washington Blvd.

Midwest Business Group on Health – smoking cessation/prevention webinar for employers
11:30 AM – 12:45 PM

As part of "Nobody Quits Like Chicago" week, MBGH and Pfizer are conducting a webinar on smoking cessation programs. During this webinar you will learn:
•    Learn the key components to creating a successful smoking cessation policy and program
•    Hear how Pitney Bowes developed its approach to reducing tobacco use
•    See what no-cost resources are available for your worksite programs and employees
Sponsored by: Pfizer  Learn More and Register

11:30-12:30 Introduction to Tobacco-free Living

Better Center:  3954  W. Cermak Road, Chicago.  Details here

Jazz in the Grazz - Chicago State University - Next to the Jones Convocation Center on campus
Doors Open at 5pm, Performance from 6-8 pm.

Thursday Aug. 20
Terminate Tobacco Use: Fundraiser to support tobacco cessation programs

10 South Riverside Plaza Atrium, 1st Floor - 5:30 -9:pm 

Friday Aug. 21        

End of Year Celebration for Ounce of Prevention at Harold Washington Playlot, 5200 S. Hyde Park Blvd.