Developing an eLearning Program in Helping Spanish and Portuguese Speaking Cancer Care Providers During Tobacco Use Counselling

  • participants needed
  • sponsor
    M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
Updated on 15 June 2021


This trial aims to develop an electronic learning (eLearning) program and mobile tool for Spanish and Portuguese speaking cancer care providers to use in tobacco counseling of their patients. This study may provide information for the design and implementation of tobacco cessation training programs directed to this group of professionals in low- and middle-income countries for the Latin American region.



I. To develop and test the feasibility of an eLearning program on brief tobacco counseling specifically designed for Spanish- and Portuguese-speaking cancer care providers.

II. To linguistically/culturally tailor and test a mobile tool designed to assist in providing effective tobacco counseling and treatment.


Participants complete an online course focusing on different aspects of tobacco prevention and cessation over 1 hour each per week for 4 weeks. They also engage in 6 virtual meetings over 1 hour about tobacco use once per month.

After completion of study, participants are followed up at 3 and 6 months.

Condition Healthcare Provider, Tobacco Counseling
Treatment internet-based intervention, survey administration, Online Course, Virtual Meetings, Smartphone App Evaluations, Meeting
Clinical Study IdentifierNCT03539991
SponsorM.D. Anderson Cancer Center
Last Modified on15 June 2021

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