Topic:  E-cigarette and "Dripping" use in teenagers

Educational Series Objectives: By the end of the activity, participants will be able to:

1. Apply knowledge gained by lectures from pediatric sub specialists to clinical practice.
2. Apply recent updates in standards of care to clinical practice.
3. Identify and apply cultural and ethnic date to clinical care. 

Educational Session Objectives: By the end of the activity, participants will be able to:

1. Review incidence of e-cigarrete use among teenagers
2. Assess the  incidence and reasons of "dripping" among teenagers
3. Apply the clinical information about demographics (age, sex) and ethnic variation of e-cigarrette and "dripping" use among teenagers.

Target Audience: Physician Focus in Pediatric

Planners: Marissa Aillaud, MD, FAAP, Department of Pediatrics, Redwood City; Sarah Nanni, MD, Department of Pediatrics, San Mateo; Douglas Balster,  MD, Chief Pediatrics, Redwood City

Speaker: Kathryn D. Gopez, Department of Pediatrics, Redwood City

Resources: PDF icon EcigsDripping.pdf

Disclosure: The presenters and program planners of this conference have disclosed that he/she has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interest. The CME Department has reviewed their disclosure information for the planner(s) and/or committee / faculty for this program and they do not have relationships that present a conflict of interest.

The Kaiser Permanente Medical Center - Redwood City takes responsibility for the content, quality and scientific integrity of this CME Activity.

Kaiser Permanente does not endorse any brand-name products.

Accreditation Statement:

The Kaiser Permanente Medical Center - Redwood City is accredited by the Institute for Medical Quality/California Medical Association (IMQ/CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Statement:

The Kaiser Permanente Medical Center - Redwood City designates this Live Activity for a maximum of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


Session date: 
06/20/2017 - 12:30am to 1:30pm PDT
Kaiser Permanente
901 Marshall St
3rd floor Room 1
Redwood City, CA 94063
United States
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™

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