ECCC Quarterly Meeting March 2012
Thursday, March 29, 2012, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Room B-723, UMDNJ-New Jersey Dental School,
12th Ave., just east of Bergen St.
Newark, New Jersey
All ECCC quarterly meetings are open to the public.
This quarter’s presentations were on two topics: (I) Tobacco Addiction &
(II) Preventing Oral Cancer.
The agenda for the meeting
The minutes from the meeting
These were the speakers and their topics:
- Dennis Lee, BA, CTTS,
Tobacco Dependence Treatment Program,
The Institute for Prevention of
Barnabas Health — “Quitting Tobacco Works”;
- Stanley H. Weiss, MD, FACP, FACE, Director and Principal Investigator (PI) of the Essex County Cancer Coalition,
Professor of Preventive Medicine and Community Health,
UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School,
Professor of Quantitative Methods,
UMDNJ-School of Public Health,
Cancer Liaison Physician to the Commission on Cancer of the
American College of Surgeons for the UMDNJ University Hospital/NJMS Oncology Program —
“Addiction to Smoking – Is There a Genetic Component?”;
- Arnold H. Rosenheck, DMD, DPL-ABOMS, Assistant Dean for Hospital Affairs &
Institutional Development, Acting Chair of the
Department of Community Health,
and Associate Professor of Clinical Dentistry, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery,
UMDNJ-New Jersey Dental School,
Member of the Task Force on Cancer Prevention,
Early Detection and Treatment in New Jersey —
“Prevention and Early Detection of Oral Cancer”.
For more information, please call 973-972-4623.
The Essex County Cancer Coalition (ECCC)
The ESSEX CEED Community Coalition
UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School
UMDNJ-School of Public Health
New Jersey Public Health Training Center (NJPHTC)
Horizon NJ Health