Center Overview

The Duke Center for Smoking Cessation is committed to researching novel treatments to help smokers break the addiction of nicotine.  The Center’s director, Dr. Jed E. Rose, is a co-inventor of the nicotine patch and has been a pioneer in the field of nicotine and cessation research.  To learn more about Dr. Rose, our other investigators and clinical staff, as well as publications that the Center has produced, please navigate this section of our site.