National CEO’s Workshop presentations

2020

National CEO’s Workshop 7 May 2020 – presented by National TIS Coordinator, Professor Tom Calma AO

This presentation was delivered by Professor Tom Calma AO at the 2020 National CEO’s Workshop. Information covered in the presentation includes: the expansion of programs to target pregnant women and remote area smokers; continuing evaluation to monitor the efficiency and effectiveness of individual programs; an overview of TIS program processes; questions to put to TIS staff at Jurisdictional Workshops; the TIS program’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic; and information about World No Tobacco Day 2020.

A pack a day for a month experiment

This 4-minute video shows the damage smoking a pack of cigarettes every day for a month can do to the lungs.

COVID-19 and smoking news clip

This 2-minute news clip highlights the benefits of quitting smoking during COVID-19 and the possibility of COVID-19 being spread via secondhand smoking or vaping.

NBPU update 7 May 2020

This presentation provides an overview of the National Best Practice Unit (NBPU); the work that has been undertaken in the past year; working through COVID-19; working with TIS teams and the ‘Working at a distance survey’ and its results; and the TIS website and its resources.

Department of Health update presentation

This presentation was delivered at the 2020 National CEO’s 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; smoking in pregnancy roundtable; updates to governance and administration; COVID-19; and plans for the coming year.

SISTAQUIT presentation

This presentation was delivered by Associate Professor Gillian Gould from the University of Newcastle about the Supporting Indigenous Smokers to Assist Quitting (SISTAQUIT) program’s implementation phase.

National TIS Workers Yarning Group promotion slides including video on how to join

This presentation provides a brief description of how to join the new National TIS Workers Yarning Group on Facebook.

TIS website presentation 2020 slides

This presentation was delivered by Avinna Trzesinski from the Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet. The presentation provides an overview of the TIS website including: recent updates; upcoming changes; and a live tour of the website.

TIS website presentation video – 10 min 38 secs

2019

Advancing the TIS program

This presentation was delivered at the 2019 National CEO’s Workshop by Professor Tom Calma AO to provide an update on the TIS program. The presentation covers information on: the results of the previous evaluation; the revamped TIS program; an overview of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander smoking; issues raised by TIS workers to discuss at the CEO workshop; and issues for CEOs/NBPU/DoH.

Evaluating the impacts of TIS regional grants on smoking outcomes

This presentation was delivered at the 2019 National CEO’s Workshop by Associate Professor Ray Lovett and Dr Katie Thurber from the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Program at the Australian National University. Their presentation provides information on ‘part B’ of the national evaluation of the TIS program.

Population health promotion

This presentation was delivered at the 2019 National CEO’s Workshop by Associate Professor Penney Upton from the NBPU TIS. The presentation covers information on population health promotion, with a focus on: determinants of health; partnerships; building capacity across services; supportive (smoke-free) environments; workplace programs and policies; social marketing messages; social media messages; school programs; and pregnant women and families.

Department of Health update
This presentation was delivered at the 2019 National CEO’s Workshop by Trudy McInnis from the Department of Health. The presentation provides information on: the TIS team in National Office; how the Department has been responding to the final evaluation report of the 2015-16 – 2017-18 TIS program; what has changed from the last TIS program; and expected developments over the coming year for TIS and other national tobacco control initiatives.

2017

TIS Overview and update – 2 years in 2017

This presentation was delivered at the 2017 National TIS Workshop by Professor Tom Calma AO to provide an update of how the TIS program is tracking. It includes information on: why TIS is important; political environment; TIS initiatives that are working; funding beyond June 2018; and the way forward.

NBPU TIS update 2017

This presentation was delivered at the 2017 National TIS Workshop to provide information on the progress of the NBPU TIS. It includes information on the portal, as well as gathering the evidence to support TIS.

Department of Health Update 2017

This presentation was delivered at the 2017 National TIS Workshop to provide information from the Department of Health around the TIS program. It includes information on: the response to the preliminary evaluation; recommendations for the Department; other recommendations; and engagement with State and Territory Governments.

Preliminary evaluation findings 2017

This presentation was delivered at the 2017 National TIS Workshop to provide information on the preliminary evaluation that CIRCA conducted for the TIS program. Information in the presentation includes: national evaluation; shift to TIS; community engagement; partnerships; community education; and recommendations.

Modelling the message 2017

This presentation was delivered at the 2017 National TIS Workshop to provide information on how to correctly model TIS messages. Information covered includes: workplace policies and compliance with them; commitment from the top; influence over other organisations; and internal recognition.