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.
Tuesday, November 21, 2017
Noon to 1:00pm
Anna Baetjer Hall (W1030)
Tobacco Control in Mexico: 12 Years of Success and Challenges
Dr. Luz Myriam Reynales Shigematsu, MD, MSc, PhD
Director of Tobacco Research, National Institute of Public Health in Mexico (INSP)
All of our lectures are available a short time after the event on our YouTube channel.
Upcoming 2017 lectures (topics will be announced prior to events)
- Tuesday, December 5 - Dr. Thomas Eissenberg (Wolfe W1030)
Past 2017 lectures
- Michael Chaiton, Ph.D., Dalla Lana School of Public Health, Banning menthol from tobacco: How is it working in Ontario, Canada so far, and the tobacco industry response
- Timothy Dewhirst, Ph.D., University of Gelph, Principles of tobacco branding
- Richard Edwards, University of Otago, Smokefree 2025 and ASPIRE 2025: Research to achieve the endgame for tobacco smoking
- Meghan Brigid Moran, Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Pop culture matters: How understanding media, advertising, and the social worlds of adolescents can help tobacco control efforts
- Xisca Sureda, Ph.D., Alcalá University, Second-hand smoke exposure outdoors: New challenges for tobacco control
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