Seminars are in Room 366 Library unless otherwise noted.

Fourth Annual “It’s About a Billion Lives” Symposium

Feb 25 2011 - 8:00am
Cole Hall, 505 Parnassus Ave

Successful Tobacco Control: We Have the Tools but We Must Generate the Will
John Seffrin, PhD
Chief Executive Officer
American Cancer Society

The Long Shadow: The Tobacco Industry and Treaties Beyond the FCTC
MariaElena Gonzalez, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow

Inside the Mind of the Adolescent Smoker
Bonnie Halpern-Felsher, PhD
Professor of Pediatrics

Through a Glass Darkly: Smoking in Addiction Treatment
Joseph Guydish, PhD, MPH
Professor of Medicine and Health Policy

Menthol Ain’t Just a Flavor
Valerie Yerger, ND
Assistant Adjunct Professor of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Closing Remarks
Jeffrey Bluestone, PhD
Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost

Friday, February 25, 2011, 8:00 AM - 12:30 PM
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 [email protected].


Click here for a flier for distribution.



Attendance Requirement: 
Required for All Fellows
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