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Institute for Global Tobacco Control

Lectures and Events


Innovations in Tobacco Control Lecture Series

The Institute hosts a lecture series highlighting experts in the field of tobacco control. Speakers have included Robert Proctor, expert witness against the tobacco industry and professor of history of science at Stanford University, Ruth Malone, Editor-in-Chief of Tobacco Control and Professor and Chair, Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences at the UCSF School of Nursing, and Cathy Backinger, Deputy Director for Research at the FDA Center for Tobacco Products.

Douglas Bettcher, PhD
Former Director, Prevention of Noncommunicable Diseases
World Health Organization

February 25, 2019
Noon to 1pm
Anna Baetjer W1030

The WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control in Global Health Development: Public Health History in the Making


All of our lectures are available a short time after the event on our YouTube channel.


Upcoming Spring 2019 events and lecture speakers (topics will be announced prior to events)

Past lectures

Fall 2018

Spring 2018

Spring and Fall 2017

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