District Anti Tobacco Cell


An adequately functioning Tobacco cessation center has been set up in the OP department of Victoria Hospital campus.

  • A team consisting of trained psychologist, MSW and data entry operator are working under the guidance of Dept of Psychiatry.
  • Initially counselling is being given to smokers attending OP department for some ailment. Faculty and students of the institution have been informed about the center.
  • The school teachers who receive training on ill effects of tobacco have been informed about tobacco cessation center and to utilize its services if needed.
  • A museum is being developed with charts and posters on hazards of tobacco use for benefit of staff , students and general public.

Activities of District Anti Tobacco Center

  • School programmes & Training.
  • Development of Information, Education, Communication (IEC) material.
  • Monitoring Implementation of Anti Tobacco Law.
Tobacco cessation center :

An adequately functioning Tobacco cessation center has been set up in the OP department of Victoria Hospital campus.

  • A team consisting of trained psychologist, MSW and data entry operator are working under the guidance of Dept of Psychiatry.
  • Initially counselling is being given to smokers attending OP department for some ailment. Faculty and students of the institution have been informed about the center.
  • The school teachers who receive training on ill effects of tobacco have been informed about tobacco cessation center and to utilize its services if needed.
  • A museum is being developed with charts and posters on hazards of tobacco use for benefit of staff , students and general public.

 
 
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