New FDA Videos on the Latest Tobacco Research!
Monday, October 19, 2015
Posted by: Natalia Gromov
Watch Scientists Discuss the Latest Tobacco Research: The FDA recently launched two new videos as part of a series that features scientists who are leading important tobacco regulatory research. Listen to scientists describe their research and its importance to public health.*
The FDA is currently funding a broad range of important research in tobacco regulatory science, most in collaboration with the National Institutes of Health. These projects help CTP with the knowledge base for decision-making. Watch the entire collection of 10 videos.
- Stephen Higgins, Ph.D., discusses research on how reducing the nicotine levels in cigarettes may change smoking behaviors in vulnerable populations.
- Suchitra Krishnan-Sarin, Ph.D., discusses research on the impact of flavors on the initiation, preference, and development of addiction to tobacco products, especially among children and adolescents.
*The opinions in these videos reflect the views of individual researchers and not necessarily the official position of the CTP.