May 4: Emerging Science in State and Community Tobacco Control Policy and Practice!
Thursday, March 17, 2016
Posted by: Natalia Gromov
This event, hosted by RTI International RTI International and the State and Community Tobacco Control (SCTC) research initiative, aims to stimulate dialogue among policymakers, researchers, and practitioners about the critical needs and lessons learned in state and community tobacco control.
Who? Since 2011, the National Cancer Institute's SCTC research initiative has funded leading investigators to address critical gaps in state and community tobacco control, such as secondhand smoke policies and mass media strategies.
What? A forum open to policymakers, advocacy groups, federal agencies, partners and press. Howard Koh, MD, MPH, former Assistant Secretary for Health for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, will moderate the forum, and panelists will share their latest research and practice implications.
When? Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m., ET. Registration for onsite attendees will begin at 12:30 p.m., ET.