The Emerging Issue of Waterpipe/Hookah Use


On November 9, 2010, the Program Training and Consultation Centre (PTCC) partnered with the Non Smokers’ Rights Association (NSRA) – Smoking and Health Action Foundation (SHAF), the Ontario Tobacco Research Unit (OTRU), Leave the Pack Behind (LTPB), Ottawa Public Health (OPH), and Central West TCAN to offer an online learning session on The Emerging Issue of Waterpipe/Hookah Use.

To complement the webinar, the bulleted links below provide further reading on the subject of waterpipe and hookah use.

World Health Organization, Waterpipe Smoking: Health Effects, Research Needs and Recommended Actions by Regulators, 2005.

Date of Resource:2009/11/09
Target Audience:health practitioners, enforcement officers, managers
Topic:Contraband, Enforcement, Nicotine, Other Tobacco Products, Smoke-free outdoor spaces

File Type File Size
The Emerging Issue of Waterpipe/Hookah Use presentation deck
1 Mb
Webinar on the Emerging Issue of Waterpipe/Hookah Use-audio recording Audio 9.6 Mb
Webinar-Waterpipe/Hookah Use-Q & A Transcript 158 kb
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