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Linda Sarna, RN, DNSc, FAAN*




University of California, Los Angeles, School of Nursing


Stella A. Bialous, RN, MScN, DrPH*




Tobacco Policy International



Jeannette O. Andrews, PhD, RN


Assistant Professor


Department of Health Environments and Systems


Medical College of Georgia


Andrea Belanus Brassard, DNSc, MPH, CRNP


Project Manager, Tobacco Free Nurses


American Nurses Foundation


Joan M. Bundley, MPH, RN, PRP




National Black Nurses Association


Mary E. Cooley, PhD, RN


Nurse Scientist, Phyllis F. Cantor Center


Research in Nursing and Patient Care Services


Dana Farber Cancer Institute


Cynthia L. Dakin, PhD, RN


Assistant Professor


Northeastern University, School of Nursing


Margaret Ann Davis, RN, MSN, FNP


Executive Director


Healthcare Consortium of Illinois


Molly (Mickey) C. Dougherty, PhD, RN


Professor of Nursing


Editor, Nursing Research


University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill


Lori C. Edwards, MSN, RN


Assistant Professor


Washburn University School of Nursing


Barbara L. Forbes, MSN, GNP


Director, Smoking Cessation and Prevention Institute


Kim Dayani /Vanderbilt University Medical Center


Nashville, Tennessee


Erika S. Froelicher, RN, MA, MPH, PhD*


Professor, Nursing and Epidemiology and Statistics


University of California San Francisco


Kathleen F. Gaffney, PhD, RN-CS, F/PNP


Professor and Director


PhD Program in Nursing


College of Nursing and Health Sciences


George Mason University


Sherri Sheinfeld Gorin, PhD


Associate Professor


Columbia University


Diana P. Hackbarth, RN, PhD, FAAN


Professor, School of Nursing


Loyola University Chicago


Chair, Illinois Coalition Against Tobacco


Pamela C. Hagan, MSN, RN


Chief Programs Officer


American Nurses Association


Ellen J. Hahn, DNS, RN


Fellow, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Developing Leadership in Reducing Substance Abuse


Professor and Director,


Kentucky Center for Smoke-free Policy


University of Kentucky College of Nursing


Janie Heath, PhD, APRN-BC, ANP, ACNP*


Assistant Professor and Director


Acute Care Nurse Practitioner and Critical Care Nurse Specialist Program


Georgetown University School of Nursing and Health Studies


Cynthia A. Hornberger, PhD, ARNP-CNS, MBA


Dean and Professor, School of Nursing


Washburn University


Nancy Houston Miller, RN, BSN*


Associate Director,


Stanford Cardiac Rehabilitation Program


Stanford University School of Medicine


Josie Howard-Ruben, RN, MS, AOCN, CHPN


Clinical Development Specialist, Oncology


INA Primary Nurse Planner


Organizational Development


Advocate Health Care


Gina M. Intinarelli, RN, MS


Doctoral Student


University of California, School of Nursing


Pamela R. Jones, MPH, RN, PhD (c)


University of California, San Francisco, Department of Advanced Community Health and International Nursing


Carol S. Knop, RN, MS, AOCN


Clinical Educator


Glaxo Smith Kline/Oncology Nursing Society


Kathy Oare Lindell, MSN, RN


Clinical Nurse Specialist


Dorothy P. & Richard P. Simmons Center for Interstitial Lung Disease,


Pulmonary, Allergy, & Critical Care Division University of Pittsburgh


Patricia L. Mabry, PhD


Behavioral Scientist


SAIC-Frederick, Inc.


National Cancer Institute, Tobacco Control Research Branch


Ruth E. Malone, RN, PhD, FAAN*


Associate Professor


Department of Social & Behavioral Sciences, School of Nursing


University of California, San Francisco


Mary A. Maryland, PhD, APRN-BC


Nurse Practitioner, Emergency Department


Jackson Park Hospital and Medical Center


Ernestine W. Murray, BSN, RN, MAS**


Captain, U.S. Public Health Service


Senior Health Policy Analyst


Senior Clinical Advisor on Tobacco Use


Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality


Center for Outcomes and Effectiveness


Karen Peddicord, RNC, PhD


Director of Research, Education, & Publications


Association of Women's Health, Obstetrics & Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN)


Pamela K. Pletsch, PhD, RN


Associate Professor, School of Nursing


University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill


Virginia Hill Rice, PhD RN, APN BC, FAAN




Wayne State University


College of Nursing & Karmanos Cancer Institute


Terri Roberts, JD, RN


Executive Director


Kansas State Nurses Association


Jean H. Ross, BSN, RN


Executive Council Director


United American Nurses


Monica S. Scheibmeir, ARNP, PhD


Associate Professor School of Nursing


University of Kansas Medical Center


Annette SH Schultz, PhD, RN


Research Associate


Evidence-Based Nursing Practice Unit


Faculty of Nursing, University of Manitoba, Canada


Gloria O. Simon, RN, BSN, MEd


MHSL Quality Management Coordinator


Jesse Brown VA Medical Center


Carol R. Southard, RN, MSN


Smoking Cessation Specialist


Northwestern Memorial Hospital


Smoking Cessation Initiative Project Manager


American Dental Hygienists' Association


Martha S. Tingen, PhD, RN


Associate Professor Medical College of Georgia School of Medicine, Dept. of Pediatrics Georgia Prevention Institute


Judy A. Trautman, RN


Lead RN/Safety Coordinator


Mayo Clinic Nicotine Dependence Center/Research Program


Sandra M. Underwood, RN, PhD, FAAN




University of Wisconsin -Milwaukee


Mary Ellen Wewers, PhD, MPH*


Professor and Doctoral Program Director


The Ohio State University


College of Nursing


Scott C. Williams, PsyD


Director, Center for Public Policy Research


Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations


Kathleen (Kathy) K. Zarling, MS, RN, CNS


Clinical Nurse Specialist for


High-risk Coronary Artery Disease Patients/Cardiac Rehab


St. Marys Hospital, Mayo Medical Center




**Keynote presenter