Managing Nicotine Withdrawal

Angela Tackett Dearinger, MD, MPH, FACP, FAAP

Biography

Dr. Dearinger earned an MD from the University of Kentucky College of Medicine and completed residency in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Dr. Dearinger also completed an MPH degree at the University of Kentucky College of Public Health. She is board certified in Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, and Preventive Medicine. Special interests include public health systems and services research, preventive medicine, quality improvement, and resident education. In her GME role, Dr. Dearinger focuses on enhancing institutional accreditation oversight in addition to developing tools to enhance GME programs’ accreditation data capture and analysis.

Affiliation

  • Associate Professor, Internal Medicine
    Assistant Dean, Accreditation, GME
    University of Kentucky College of Medicine
    Associate Professor, Health Services Management
    University of Kentucky College of Public Health
    Lexington, Kentucky
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Audrey Darville, PhD, APRN, CTTS

Biography

In addition to providing cessation counseling for patients and employees, Dr. Darville works on developing system strategies to identify, assess, and treat those with tobacco dependence in a variety of settings at UK HealthCare (inpatient, outpatient, employee) and in the community (Salvation Army). She is involved with the Kentucky Tobacco Policy Research Program, on the board of the Association for the Treatment of Tobacco Use and Dependence (ATTUD) and is a member of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco (SRNT). Her research interest is tobacco use cessation in hard-to-treat smokers and in those with medical illness. Her dissertation is titled: Medically Ill Smokers and Planning to Quit.

Affiliation

  • Certified Tobacco Treatment Specialist
    UK Healthcare
    Assistant Professor
    University of Kentucky College of Nursing
    Lexington, Kentucky
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