The purpose of the Alaska Native Teen Tobacco Cessation Project is to (1) help the youth who participate in the project to quit tobacco; (2) motivate the youth to become tobacco prevention and cessation advocates in their communities; (3) determine the effectiveness of cessation camp model in helping youth to quit tobacco. If successful, further application of this model would be promoted. This is a three year project.
EXPECTED DATE OF COMPLETION: 12/30/2002
AGENCY SPONSOR: Office of Public Health
FEDERAL CONTACT: Elizabeth A. Fowler, 301-443-3024
PIC ID: 7128
PERFORMER: Indian Health Service, Rockville MD