Research Study

A risk perception model to promote smoking cessation among adult current smokers: Application of community-based smoking cessation intervention
Principal Investigator 
Mark FitzGerald

Overview

Body Locations and Systems 
Smoking Cessation
Status 
Recruiting
Study Start/End 
Jun 27, 2018 to May 31, 2019
Locations 
Research Pavilion
Name/Title 
Jenny IP, Research Coordinator
Phone 
604-875-4111 ext.54813
Email Address 
jenny.ip@ubc.ca
Purpose of Study 

The purpose of this study is to help current adult smokers from Mandarin, Cantonese, and English communities to cut down/quit smoking by applying behavioural modifications strategies, risk perception models, and culturally/linguistically appropriate educational materials.

Eligibility 

To participate, you must:

  • be aged between 19-70
  • currently smoking 5 cigarettes a day or more
  • speak Mandarin, Cantonese, or English
  • be willing to quit or cut down smoking
  • be willing to attend a smoking cessation program for 6 months 
Disclaimer 

Study Coordinators and Research Nurses cannot give medical advice over the phone. Telephone numbers and email addresses are provided for obtaining additional information on specific research studies only. If you have specific questions which require clinical expertise, please call your primary care physician.