CAADE Board Resolution on Electronic Cigarettes
Resolved October 13, 2012:
The California Association for Alcohol/Drug Educators (CAADE) supports efforts by the addiction treatment community to utilize its treatment expertise in developing tobacco cessation tools that include both abstinence-based and harm reduction models, including the use of electronic cigarettes.
For more information on tobacco harm reduction go to http://www.transformtobacco.com/Pages/ReducingHarm.aspx
For the latest research on electronic cigarettes, go to CASAA - The Consumer Advocates for Smoke-free Alternatives Association
Click here for an article about electronic cigarettes as harm reduction, by Dr. Sally Satel, a psychiatrist specializing in addiction medicine, a resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute, and a lecturer at the Yale University School of Medicine.