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It's About a Billion Lives: Celebrating Tobacco Research and Education at UCSF

January 31, 2014, 8:30 am – 12:00 pm

Parnassus
513 Parnassus Ave
Cole Hall

 

All are welcome to our annual symposium

(We will be recording it and posting it on the web later that day

for people who cannot attend in person.)

 

It¹s About a Billion Lives

Celebrating Tobacco Research and Education at UCSF

Continental Breakfast [8-8:30] 30 min

Introduction [8:30-8:40] 10 min

Stanton Glantz, PhD

Professor of Medicine

Director, Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education

 

The FDA and Tobacco Product Regulation in the 21st Century

 [8:40-9:15=35 min plus 10 mins Q&A]

Mitch Zeller, JD

Director, FDA Center for Tobacco Products

 

Communicating the Invisible Risks of Nondaily Smoking and E-Cigarettes

[9:25-9:40=15 min plus 5 min Q&A]

Emily Anne McDonald, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow

 

The Tobacco Industry, the Military, and Public Health [9:45-10:15=30 min. talk plus 5 min Q&A]

Elizabeth Smith, PhD     

Associate Adjunct Professor, Social and Behavioral Sciences

 

Poster Session [10:20-11:05=45 min.]

 

Cigarette Smoking, Stress and Depression among Minority Older Adults

[11:05-11:20=15 min. talk plus 5 min Q&A]

Erik Rodriquez, PhD, MPH

Postdoctoral Fellow

 

Smoke-Induced Heart Attacks: The Underlying Biology [11:25-11:55=30 min talk plus 5 min Q&A]

Peter Ganz, MD

Professor and Chief, Division of Cardiology, San Francisco General Hospital

 

Closing Remarks [12:00-12:20=20 min]

David Vlahov, RN, PhD, FAAN

Dean and Professor, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco

 

Friday, January 31, 2014, 8:00 AM ­ 12:30 PM (4.5 hours)

513 Parnassus Ave., University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143

Cole Hall

 

The symposium will also include a poster session displaying the breadth of tobacco research at UCSF.

 

For information, contact Jennifer Lau at 415-502-6341

or Jennifer.Lau@ucsf.edu

 

UCSF¹s Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education

Acts as a focal point for tobacco research, education,

Cessation, and training at the University of California.

 

For more information, please visit: tobacco.ucsf.edu


Contact Information

Jennifer Lau
Jennifer.Lau@ucsf.edu

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