"It's About a Billion Lives" Symposium Celebrates Tobacco Research and Education at UCSF

Join us on Friday, February 3, 2012, 8:00 AM – 12:30 PM in Cole Hall for our annual symposium.  This event is open to the entire campus community and the public.  The presentations are designed for a broad audience.  There will be a free light breakfast before the presentations, which start at 8:30.
 
Introduction
Stanton Glantz, PhD
Professor of Medicine
Director, Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education
 
How much longer until we get there?
Ursula Bauer, PhD, MPH
Director, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion,
Centers for Disease Control
 
“Smoking Revolution?” Electronic Cigarettes and Public Health
Rachel Grana, PhD, MPH
Postdoctoral Fellow
 
What will happen to Health Care Costs if we pass the California Cancer
Research Act . . .and if we don’t
James Lightwood, PhD 
Associate Adjunct Professor of Clinical Pharmacy
 
Poster Session
 
Price Discounting Keeps Poor People Buying Cigarettes in China
Tingting Yao, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow
 
Smoke Gets In Your ICU:  Cigarette Smoke Exposure and Critical Illness
Carolyn Calfee, MD
Assistant Professor in Residence, Medicine
 
Outpatient Tobacco Screening and Treatment at UCSF: An Interprofessional Needs Assessment
Kristianne Meisels
Pharm. D Student
 
Closing Remarks
Sam Hawgood, MBBS
Dean, School of Medicine and Vice Chancellor for Medical Affairs
 
Cole Hall is on the first floor of the Health Sciences Building at
513 Parnassus Ave., University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143
 
For information, contact Jennifer Lau at 415-502-6341 or Jennifer.Lau@ucsf.edu.

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