The Rise of E-cigarettes Presentation - Tobacco Free WNY The Rise of E-cigarettes Presentation - Tobacco Free WNY

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The Rise of E-cigarettes Presentation

October 19, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Free

E-cigarettes are an emerging challenge for public health. These devices are part of a growing landscape of electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS) that includes vape pens and e-hookahs.

This presentation will pinpoint the public health challenges of e-cigarettes in the U.S. including:

  • Patterns of use among youth and adult
  • Potential harmful and beneficial impacts at individual and population levels
  • Advertising and marketing of these products, and
  • Public health intervention

Keynote Speaker: Brian King, PhD, MPH, Deputy Director for Research Translation in the Office on Smoking and Health (OSH) at the Centers for Disease Control (CDC).

Event is free and open to the public.

Register online at eventbrite.com by 10/12/17.

Questions? Contact Deb Nichols at the Cattaraugus County Health Department:

[email protected] or 716-701-3383

E-cigarettes are an emerging public health challenge debated by scientists, doctors and public health specialists.

 

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Date:
October 19, 2017
Time:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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