Fellowship Program
The center offers a broad interdisciplinary postdoctoral training program to prepare individuals to become academic leaders in tobacco control.
Our Faculty
The Center's 53 faculty are spread across 11 departments and four schools at UCSF
Annual Tobacco Symposium
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The Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education serves as a focal point for a broad range of research, education, and public service activities for 53 faculty in 11 departments and all 4 schools at UCSF.

It is part of the UCSF Cardiovascular Research Institute and its membership is congruent with the UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center’s Tobacco Control Program. The Center is also a World Health Organization Collaborating Centre on Tobacco Control.


Learn about our collaborations and resources.


From Our Blog

In November, 2017 I published “Philip Morris hides data in plain sight on dangers of new heat-not-burn product” in The Conversation that pointed out that the results from 24 clinical medical tests that PMI submitted to the FDA actually showed that IQOS was not detectably less dangerous than conventional cigarettes.