Paula Keller Joins ClearWay Minnesota
Friday, April 16, 2010
I am pleased to announce Paula Keller has accepted the position of Director of Cessation Programs. Keller joins ClearWay Minnesota from the University of Wisconsin Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, where she served as Senior Policy Advisor. Paula has played key roles on national tobacco cessation policy initiatives, including the Subcommittee on Cessation of the Interagency Committee on Smoking and Health and the 2008 U.S. Public Health Service Clinical Practice Guideline Update. In addition, she served as Deputy Director for the Addressing Tobacco in Managed Care Research Grants Program and has served as Co-Investigator and Project Director for numerous other tobacco control policy research projects. As Director of Cessation Programs for ClearWay Minnesota, Keller will lead and administer all aspects of the organization's smoking cessation initiatives, including QUITPLAN Services, policy initiatives, evaluation and strategic planning. Her effective start date will be June 28, 2010.
Please join us in giving Paula a warm welcome as she joins our organization.
Barb A. Schillo, Ph.D.