October 11, 2018
Private-Sector Collaborations with Academic Public Health: Opportunities and Challenges
October 2, 2018
September 13, 2018
The Foundation will fund research and support collaborative initiatives to accelerate progress in reducing harm and deaths from smoking worldwide.
Foundation president Derek Yach reflects on 15 years of progress under the World Health Organization’s Framework Convention for Tobacco Control, and looks ahead to what’s next.
Congratulations to Dr. Marewa Glover, one of New Zealand’s foremost tobacco control experts, on the launch of a new Centre of Research Excellence on Indigenous Sovereignty & Smoking.
Mission is to eliminate smoking worldwide by supporting cessation & harm reduction #research, and transitioning tobacco #farmers to alternative livelihoods.
Researchers, doctors, and community leaders are coming together at @CoeharUnict in Catania, #Italy to drive crucial #research on smoking reduction and cessation. Hear from the trailblazers: http://bit.ly/35BhlWr
Romita Shah discusses key findings from this year’s #ATISummit2019 in #Malawi. As she puts it, “the summit suggested that science, technology, and innovation will play a critical role in helping the agricultural sector in Malawi overcome its challenges.” http://bit.ly/35Zvblq
#DYK in 2016, Brazil, India, and China produced almost 64% of the world’s tobacco (about 10%, 11%, and 42%, respectively). Explore our report on Global Trends in Tobacco Production and Trade for more insightful takeaways. http://bit.ly/2NytTpP
https://www.wsj.com/articles/researchers-say-fda-has-fallen-down-on-e-cigarette-testing-11574850602?emailToken=0a130bb960dec7bc16b0390b4911aa931OgjP5SE8gY6vCi4Ccm9/yXhoXpJTPOq8W2NpeI4S4YCiKxIyaZ9WtjkXqJWtYGw9x9adoWjGwFaNQ9JahwAstjhRIFoo9oHaBGv9yfNK1uryXEzmwiASGWil6OaQ8PE&reflink=article_email_share @SmokeFreeFdn is funding gaps in science mentioned here. We fund research on better cessation, safe harm reduction and biomarkers to predict benefits. Tested in large and diverse user groups. @WSJ
In a new blog post, David Janazzo discusses the importance of the upcoming Tobacco Transformation Index. The goal of this tool is to incentivize and monitor tobacco companies’ efforts towards a world free of high-risk tobacco products. http://bit.ly/2Y988Cb
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