Location

Seminars are in Room 366 Library unless otherwise noted.

CCC TCP: Family Involvement in Smoking Cessation among Asian Americans

Presenter: 
Janice Tsoh, Ph.D.
Associate Adjunct Professor
Date: 
May 24 2011 - 3:00pm

Janice Tsoh, Ph.D. is an Associate Adjunct Professor in the Department of Psychiatry. She received her Ph.D. in clinical psychology from the University of Rhode Island. She completed a postdoctoral fellowship in cancer prevention at the MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas and a fellowship in substance abuse treatment research at UCSF. Dr. Tsoh’s research focuses on smoking cessation treatment in special populations including Asian Americans and smokers in substance use treatment settings. Her current research program is being funded by National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), the Tobacco-Related Disease Research Program (TRDRP) and the American Cancer Society (ACS) to understand family and social network dynamics involved in cigarette smoking and the cessation process in Chinese and Vietnamese men. She has also received funding to develop a web-based interactive intervention to reach Chinese smokers in the U.S.

Attendance Requirement: 
Required for All Fellows