Lancaster professor aims to understand how genes affect smoking cessation

Related video The Canadian Institute of Health Research has awarded $929,475 to Professor Jo Knight of Lancaster Medical School, Lancaster Data Science Institute and the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Toronto. As well as Canadian co-investigators Professor Rachel Tyndale and Dr Meghan Chenoweth, the four-year project has collaborators from across the United States. […]

Removing tobacco product display from shops reduced number of children buying cigarettes

Related video Removing displays of tobacco products from shops may have reduced the proportion of children buying cigarettes by 17 percent, according to new research from Imperial College London. The research, the first analysis of the impact of the 2015 tobacco display ban in England, assessed survey responses from 18,000 11-15 year olds from across […]

The New York Academy of Medicine to Host Special Conversation with Four Former U.S. Surgeons General on October 15

Related video “America’s Doctor: Reflections on Being the Surgeon General” to feature Drs. Antonia Novello, Joycelyn Elders, David Satcher, and Richard Carmona, moderated by Pfizer’s Dr. Freda Lewis-Hall New York (September 20, 2018) – On October 15 at 6:00pm, The New York Academy of Medicine will host : Antonia Novello, MD, MPH, DrPH, Joycelyn Elders, […]