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


Body Locations and Systems 
Smoking Cessation
Closed for Recruitment
Study Start/End 
Jun 27, 2018 to Jan 29, 2020
Research Pavilion
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.


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 

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