How To Quit Smoking

Are you ready to break the habit?

UGA’s College of Pharmacy offers “Beat the Pack,” a FREE smoking cessation program, for UGA students, employees, and community. The class meets once weekly for 4 weeks and offers support to help participants on their journey to quit smoking.

UGA College of Pharmacy Smoking Cessation Program: Information and Registration


Fall2019 Program
Plan to attend at least 3 classes!
Tuesdays: September 10, September 17, September 24, and October 1
5:30 - 7:00 pm
At UGA Psychology Building (125 Baldwin St, Athens, GA)
Parking is free after 5:00pm

Education topics include: Health effects of smoking or dipping, benefits of quitting, strategies for managing urges and withdrawal, medication assistance.
Meet with supportive and trained pharmacy students to develop an individualized quit plan.

REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
To register: email the registration form to Monica Williams, monicaw@uga.edu, or call 706-542-3893.


*If you have a partner who smokes, you and your partner may be eligible for a research study (even if the partner is not ready to quit). When you register for the program, be sure to check the box indicating that you have a romantic partner who also smokes, and the research team will follow-up with more details.


Questions?
Make an appointment with your PCP
For more information or to discuss program options, contact Kay Brooks, 706-542-1402.