REGISTER NOW for a free webinar: Menthol - Science, Policy, and Advocacy
Wednesday, April 13, 2011
Posted by: Natalia Gromov
The Smoking Cessation Leadership Center is delighted to partner with Legacy to bring the next free webinar offering, "Menthol – Science, Policy, and Advocacy,” on Thursday, May 5, 2011, at 1 pm Eastern Time (90 minutes). The issue of menthol in tobacco products is at the forefront of FDA deliberations. Join the webinar to learn about the science of menthol and its implications for policy and advocacy.
We are honored to have experts in tobacco control on the webinar panel:
David Abrams, Ph.D., Executive Director of the Schroeder Institute at Legacy
Ellen Vargyas, J.D, General Counsel Member and Corporate Secretary, Legacy
Amber Thornton-Bullock, Executive Vice President of Program Development, Legacy
· Learn the science behind the Tobacco Products Scientific Advisory Committee's (TPSAC) recommendation to the FDA that "removal of menthol cigarettes from the marketplace would benefit public health in the United States."
· Learn about policies already in place and under development that address concerns about menthol.
· Understand the impact of these policies on tobacco control.
· Discuss key messages about the needs of tobacco dependent treatment for disparate populations.
Register now using the following link and save the date.
This free webinar will be recorded and can be viewed online on the Smoking Cessation Leadership Center’s website beginning May 6, 2011.
PDF Copy of the Announcement
Source: Reason Reyes, SCLC director of technical assistance