It’s About a Billion Lives Annual Symposium

Stan GlantzPlease join us on Friday, January 29, 2021 at 8am, via Zoom

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Keynote Speaker, Stanton A. Glantz, PhD, Professor of Medicine (Retired), Founding Director, Center for Tobacco Control and Education, presents: "Half a century later it is still about social acceptability"

Two of these presentations are from our postdoctoral fellows and graduates.  Interested in joining us for postdoctoral fellowship?  LEARN MORE  

  • "Smoking and E-cigarette Use among San Francisco Priority Populations," Arturo Durazo, PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow, Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education
  • "Smoking, Vaping and Acute Lung Injury," Michael Matthay, MD, Professor and Associate Director, Critical Care Medicine, UCSF, UCSF Pulmonary, Critical Care, Allergy and Sleep Medicine
  • "In Tech We Trust?: Peer-generated information about vaping nicotine and cannabis in digital spaces," Meredith Meacham, PhD, MPH, Assistant Professor, UCSF Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
  • "E-cigarette Policy and Social Media Discussions in China," Joanne Lyu, PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow, Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education

Closing Remarks, Alan Ashworth, PhD, FRS, President, UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center

This event, co-presented by the UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, is part of a series of symposia highlighting research on Parnassus. For more information, please visit http://cancer.ucsf.edu/parnassus-symposia.

Watch the 2020 symposium and past years’ symposia.