Jurisdictional Workshop presentations

Presentations from 2016 to 2020 are available at Jurisdictional Workshop Presentation Archives.

Northern Territory

2021

NT TIS Jurisdictional Workshop 12 August 2021 – presented by TIS Coordinator, Professor Tom Calma AO

This presentation was delivered by Professor Tom Calma AO at the 2021 NT TIS Jurisdictional Workshop. Information covered in the presentation includes: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander smoking rates; an overview of the TIS program 2018-2022; evaluations and continual quality improvement (CQI); smoke free workplaces; the monthly TIS communique; and the TIS website.

Department of Health update NT Jurisdictional Workshop 12 August 2021

This presentation was delivered by Katherine McHugh from the Department of Health. The presentation provides information on the emerging priorities and policy context, and TIS program impact and opportunities.

Central Australian Aboriginal Congress NT TIS Jurisdictional Workshop 12 August 2021

This presentation from Central Australian Aboriginal Congress includes information on: their pregnancy program, World No Tobacco Day, workforce development, schools, Right Tracks, services, and TV ads.

Anyinginyi Health Aboriginal Corporation NT TIS Jurisdictional Workshop 12 August 2021

This presentation from Anyinginyi’s TIS team provides information on: who is in their team, the remote communities they service, stakeholders, health promotion events, World No Tobacco Day, giveaway resources, quitting success stories, TIS challenges, TIS team helping with the COVID-19 campaign, and TIS remote communities.

Sunrise Health Service Aboriginal Corporation NT TIS Jurisdictional Workshop 12 August 2021

This presentation from the Sunrise Health Service includes information on: the delivery of their TIS program, World No Tobacco Day, hazards during pregnancy, the consequences of smoking, effects and hazards of smoking, the dangers of second-hand smoke, raising awareness about the dangers of chewing tobacco, community engagement, resources, social media, community champions, and success stories.

IUIH Deadly Choices – Tiwi Islands NT TIS Jurisdictional Workshop 12 August 2021

This presentation from IUIH Deadly Choices – Tiwi Islands provides information about: their partnerships, population health approach, data, training and events, clinical integration, and good news stories.

Danila Dilba Health Service NT TIS Jurisdictional Workshop 12 August 2021

This presentation from the Danila Dilba Health Service’s TIS team includes information on: their staff changes, social media, and World No Tobacco Day.

Nganampa Health Council NT TIS Jurisdictional Workshop 12 August 2021 

This presentation from Nganampa Health Council’s TIS team provides information about their new anti-smoking videos. 

TIS Program Impact and Outcome Evaluation

This presentation was delivered by Raglan Maddox from the Australian National University (ANU). The presentation provides information on: governance and accountability; the findings from the recent paper Tobacco smoking and mortality among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander adults in Australia (2021); and the evaluation of the impact of the TIS program.

CIRCA TIS evaluation (Part A) mid-term evaluation findings

This presentation was delivered by Rochelle Braaf from CIRCA and provides information on the TIS 2018-2022 mid-term evaluation findings, including: approaches that seem to be working, things that aren’t working so well, and additional approaches and actions worth considering.

Wise Practices to Address Vaping

This presentation from Associate Professor Penney Upton provides information about: what e-cigarettes are, vapes retrieved from youth aged 12-16 years, the toxic effects of nicotine, how to respond to vaping, where to find evidence, what the current evidence shows, and NBPU TIS and TIS Team resources on vaping.

Giri-nya-la-nha (Talk Together): Developing Meaningful Health Messages for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Women

In this presentation, Dr Michelle Kennedy discusses the Giri-nya-la-nha project. Information includes: results from a survey exploring the needs and interests of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women to support them to quit smoking, evidence-based practice, and beliefs and myths.

Queensland

2021

NBPU TIS Qld Jurisdictional Workshop Report 21 July 2021 – This report provides a summary of the workshop and feedback from attendees.

Queensland TIS Jurisdictional Workshop 21 July 2021 – presented by TIS Coordinator, Professor Tom Calma AO

This presentation was delivered by Professor Tom Calma AO at the 2021 Qld TIS Jurisdictional Workshop. Information covered in the presentation includes: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander smoking rates; an overview of the TIS program 2018-2022; evaluations and continual quality improvement (CQI); the recent publication Tobacco smoking and mortality among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander adults in Australia; the monthly TIS communique; the TIS website; and current and future challenges for grant recipients.

National Best Practice Unit Tackling Indigenous Smoking (NBPU TIS)

This presentation from the NBPU TIS includes information on: the consortium structure, the NBPU TIS staff, how the NBPU TIS works with grant recipients, what information can be found on the TIS website, and due dates for performance reports.

IUIH Deadly Choices Qld TIS Jurisdictional Workshop 21 July 2021

This presentation was delivered by Luke Dumas, Davin Crampton and Sam Pierce from IUIH Deadly Choices. Information covered in the presentation includes: Deadly Choices’ population health approach, data, training and events, clinical integration, and good news stories.

Apunipima Cape York Health Council Qld TIS Jurisdictional Workshop 21 July 2021

This presentation from Apunipima Cape York Health Council’s TIS team includes information on: their activities, results (why it works – community feedback), how they achieved the results, and their journey to find a local champion.

Torres Health Indigenous Corporation Qld TIS Jurisdictional Workshop 21 July 2021

This presentation was delivered by Joanna Dorante from Torres Health’s Nor Mor Smok TIS team. Information covered in the presentation includes: Nor Mor Smok’s marketing plan, branding, ambassador program, online resources, community events, Nor Mor Smok mascot, program launch highlights, and the 30-Day Nor Mor Smok Challenge.

Carbal Medical Services Qld TIS Jurisdictional Workshop 21 July 2021

This presentation from Carbal Medical Services includes information about: the COVID-19 pandemic, World No Tobacco Day, becoming a TIS worker, resources, merchandise, storybooks, and mini activity plans.

North Coast Aboriginal Corporation for Community Health (NCACCH) Qld TIS Jurisdictional Workshop 21 July 2021

This presentation from NCACCH’s No Durri for this Murri TIS team includes information on: the NCACCH Well Persons Health Check Day, Djum Baal – School Interactive Program, social marketing, case studies, and community surveys.

TIS Program Impact and Outcome Evaluation

This presentation was delivered by Raglan Maddox from the Australian National University (ANU). The presentation provides information on: governance and accountability; the findings from the recent paper Tobacco smoking and mortality among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander adults in Australia (2021); and the evaluation of the impact of the TIS program.

CIRCA TIS evaluation (Part A) mid-term evaluation findings

This presentation was delivered by Lena Etuk from CIRCA and provides information on the TIS 2018-2022 mid-term evaluation findings, including: approaches that seem to be working, things that aren’t working so well, and additional approaches and actions worth considering.

Wise Practices to Address Vaping

This presentation from Associate Professor Penney Upton provides information about: what e-cigarettes are, vapes retrieved from youth aged 12-16 years, the toxic effects of nicotine, how to respond to vaping, where to find evidence, what the current evidence shows, and NBPU TIS and TIS Team resources on vaping.

South Australia

2021

NBPU TIS SA Jurisdictional Workshop Report 17 June 2021 – This report provides a summary of the workshop and feedback from attendees.

SA TIS Jurisdictional Workshop 17 June 2021 – presented by TIS Coordinator, Professor Tom Calma AO

This presentation was delivered by Professor Tom Calma AO at the 2021 SA TIS Jurisdictional Workshop. Information covered in the presentation includes: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander smoking rates; an overview of the TIS program 2018-2022; the recent publication Tobacco smoking and mortality among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander adults in Australia; the iSISTAQUIT program; the monthly TIS communique; the TIS website; and current and future challenges for grant recipients.

Department of Health update SA Jurisdictional Workshop 17 June 2021

This presentation was delivered by Matilda Jureidini from the Department of Health. The presentation provides information on the emerging priorities and policy context, and TIS program impact and opportunities.

TIS Program Impact and Outcome Evaluation

This presentation was delivered by Raglan Maddox from the Australian National University (ANU). The presentation provides information on: governance and accountability; the findings from the recent paper Tobacco smoking and mortality among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander adults in Australia (2021); and the evaluation of the impact of the TIS program.

CIRCA TIS evaluation (Part A) mid-term evaluation findings

This presentation was delivered by Lena Etuk from CIRCA and provides information on the TIS 2018-2022 mid-term evaluation findings.

Quitskills 17 June 2021

This presentation provides information on updates to the Quitskills program, including the different modalities of learning (face-to-face, virtual classroom, live webinars and recorded webinars), units of competency, and merchandise.

Visibility Frameworks for Social Media

This presentation was delivered by Claudine Thornton from Claudine Thornton Creative. The presentation provides information on: what enhances visibility on social media; visibility through branding; visual cues for captions; what metrics matter; and post objectives.

Claudine Thornton – Digital goodie bag – Useful free resources.

Wise Practices to Address Vaping

This presentation from Associate Professor Penney Upton provides information about: what e-cigarettes are, vapes retrieved from youth aged 12-16 years, the toxic effects of nicotine, how to respond to vaping, where to find evidence, what the current evidence shows, and NBPU TIS and TIS Team resources on vaping.

New South Wales/Australian Capital Territory

2021

NBPU TIS NSW/ACT Jurisdictional Workshop Report 27 May 2021 – This report provides a summary of the workshop and feedback from attendees.

NSW/ACT TIS Jurisdictional Workshop 27 May 2021 – presented by TIS Coordinator, Professor Tom Calma AO

This presentation was delivered by Professor Tom Calma AO at the 2021 NSW/ACT TIS Jurisdictional Workshop. Information covered in the presentation includes: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander smoking rates; an overview of the TIS program 2018-2022; the recent publication Tobacco smoking and mortality among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander adults in Australia; the iSISTAQUIT program; the monthly TIS communique; the TIS website; and current and future challenges for grant recipients.

iSISTAQUIT: How your service can be involved

In this video presentation A/Professor Gillian Gould and Dr Marilyn Clarke explain how TIS services can be involved with implementing Supporting Indigenous Smokers To Assist Quitting (iSISTAQUIT). Information provided includes: the importance of helping Indigenous women to quit smoking in pregnancy; the need for iSISTAQUIT and the aims of the program; iSISTAQUIT’s multilevel approach; and the optional streams that are available.

Department of Health update NSW/ACT Jurisdictional Workshop 27 May 2021

This presentation was delivered by Matilda Jureidini from the Department of Health. The presentation provides information on: how tobacco use is tracking against ‘big picture’ goals; the emerging priorities and policy context; and TIS program impact and opportunities.

Awabakal NSW/ACT TIS Jurisdictional Workshop 27 May 2021

This presentation from Awabakal Ltd includes information on: the I’m Quitting program; using social media as a tool for community engagement; content strategy; advantages; and challenges.

Winnunga Nimmityjah Aboriginal Health and Community Services NSW/ACT TIS Jurisdictional Workshop 27 May 2021

This presentation was delivered by Chanel Webb from Winnunga Nimmityjah Aboriginal Health and Community Services. Information covered in the presentation includes: Winnunga Nimmityjah’s TIS activities; branding the program; ACT Quitline data; continuous quality improvement; and the No More Boondah program.

Maari Ma Health Aboriginal Corporation NSW/ACT TIS Jurisdictional Workshop 27 May 2021

This presentation from Maari Ma Health Aboriginal Corporation’s Kiila Laana TIS team includes information on: their Muuku Pledge program; challenges; increasing their Facebook audience; collaborating through Facebook; and success stories.

Wellington Aboriginal Corporation Health Service NSW/ACT TIS Jurisdictional Workshop 27 May 2021

This presentation from Wellington Aboriginal Corporation Health Service’s TIS team includes information on: the focus of the team; features of the team; areas they service; COVID-19 response; and smoke-free events and businesses.

TIS Program Impact and Outcome Evaluation

This presentation was delivered by Raglan Maddox from the Australian National University (ANU). The presentation provides information on: governance and accountability; the findings from the recent paper Tobacco smoking and mortality among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander adults in Australia (2021); and the evaluation of the impact of the TIS program.

CIRCA TIS evaluation (Part A) mid-term evaluation findings

This presentation was delivered by Lena Etuk from CIRCA and provides information on the TIS 2018-2022 mid-term evaluation findings.

Visibility Frameworks for Social Media

This presentation was delivered by Claudine Thornton from Claudine Thornton Creative. The presentation provides information on: what enhances visibility on social media; visibility through branding; visual cues for captions; what metrics matter; and post objectives.

Claudine Thornton – Digital goodie bag – Useful free resources.

Wise Practices to Address Vaping

This presentation from Associate Professor Penney Upton provides information about: what e-cigarettes are, vapes retrieved from youth aged 12-16 years, the toxic effects of nicotine, how to respond to vaping, where to find evidence, what the current evidence shows, and NBPU TIS and TIS Team resources on vaping.

Victoria/Tasmania

2020

Watch the Vic/Tas video presentations on the NBPU TIS YouTube Playlist.

NBPU TIS Jurisdictional Workshop Report Victoria/Tasmania 10 September 2020 – This report provides a summary of the workshop and feedback.

Victoria/Tasmania Jurisdictional TIS Workshop 10 September 2020 – presented by TIS Coordinator, Professor Tom Calma

This presentation was delivered by Professor Tom Calma AO at the 2020 Victoria/Tasmania TIS Jurisdictional Workshop. Information covered in the presentation includes: the expansion of programs to target pregnant women and people in remote areas who smoke; continuing evaluation to monitor the efficiency and effectiveness of individual programs; an overview of TIS program processes; evaluation of TIS (CIRCA and ANU); performance report lodgement and review process; people who currently smoke daily, by remoteness; cost savings of quitting smoking; smoke-free workplaces; monthly TIS communique and TIS Yarning Places; e-cigarettes (Big Tobacco and Vaping, TGA directions on e-cigarettes); the TIS program’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic; information about World No Tobacco Day 2020; and staying healthy during COVID-19.

Department of Health update Victoria/Tasmania 10 September 2020

This presentation was delivered at the 2020 Victoria/Tasmania TIS Jurisdictional Workshop by Trudy McInnis from the Department of Health. The presentation provides information on: new smoking rate data; new/expanded remote RTCGs; new NT remote Indigenous Tobacco Control Working Group; Indigenous Smoking in Pregnancy Roundtable (presentations now available on the TIS website here); updates to governance and administration; COVID-19; and plans for the coming year.

SISTAQUIT presentation for Victoria/Tasmania 10 September 2020

This presentation was delivered by Associate Professor Gillian Gould from the University of Newcastle about the Supporting Indigenous Smokers to Assist Quitting (SISTAQUIT), iSISTAQUIT, and Which Way? projects.

TIS evaluation 10 September 2020

This presentation was delivered by Raglan Maddox from the Australian National University (ANU). Information in the presentation relates to: an impact evaluation conducted of TIS regional grants on smoking outcomes; the Mayi Kuwayu study; the Review of tobacco use among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples; and EOIs to pilot the TIS Intensity Tool.

Aboriginal Quitline

This presentation was delivered by Glen Benton from Quit Vic. It provides information on the outreach and promotion of the Aboriginal Quitline to the Victorian Aboriginal community; trauma-informed practice; the Quit-Stories podcast; and the new Aboriginal Quitline animation.

Western Australia

2020

Watch the WA video presentations on the NBPU TIS YouTube Playlist.

NBPU TIS Jurisdictional Workshop Report Western Australia 3 September 2020 – This report provides a summary of the workshop and feedback.

Western Australia Jurisdictional TIS Workshop 3 September 2020 – presented by TIS Coordinator, Professor Tom Calma

This presentation was delivered by Professor Tom Calma AO at the 2020 Western Australia TIS Jurisdictional Workshop. Information covered in the presentation includes: the expansion of programs to target pregnant women and people in remote areas who smoke; continuing evaluation to monitor the efficiency and effectiveness of individual programs; an overview of TIS program processes; evaluation of TIS (CIRCA and ANU); performance report lodgement and review process; monthly TIS communique and TIS Yarning Places; e-cigarettes (Big Tobacco and Vaping, TGA directions on e-cigarettes); the TIS program’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic; information about World No Tobacco Day 2020; and staying healthy during COVID-19.

Department of Health update Western Australia 3 September 2020

This presentation was delivered at the 2020 Western Australia TIS Jurisdictional Workshop by Trudy McInnis from the Department of Health. The presentation provides information on: new smoking rate data; new/expanded remote RTCGs; new NT remote Indigenous Tobacco Control Working Group; Indigenous Smoking in Pregnancy Roundtable (presentations now available on the TIS website here); updates to governance and administration; COVID-19; and plans for the coming year.

SISTAQUIT presentation for Western Australia 3 September 2020

This presentation was delivered by Associate Professor Gillian Gould from the University of Newcastle about the Supporting Indigenous Smokers to Assist Quitting (SISTAQUIT), iSISTAQUIT, and Which Way? projects.

TIS evaluation 3 September 2020

This presentation was delivered by Raglan Maddox from the Australian National University (ANU). Information in the presentation relates to: an impact evaluation conducted of TIS regional grants on smoking outcomes; the Mayi Kuwayu study; the Review of tobacco use among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples; and EOIs to pilot the TIS Intensity Tool.

Quitskills 3 September 2020

This presentation provides information on updates to the Quitskills program, including new staff members and new modes of program delivery (online and online live); World No Tobacco Day; and the Jumper Drive to promote the Quitline.

Quitline Aboriginal Liaison Team 3 September 2020

This presentation was delivered by the Quitline Aboriginal Liaison Team (QALT) in association with the Aboriginal Health Council of Western Australia (AHCWA). The presentation provides an update on what QALT has been doing; QALT resources; promotion, including social media; and how Quitline counsellors can support a person’s quit journey.

Presentations from 2016 to 2020 are available at Jurisdictional Workshop Presentation Archives.