Tagged: smokefree

The Smokefree 2025 goal is in danger of receding – will the Ministry of Health’s ‘realignment’ get it back on track? - Public Health Expert

Public Health Expert May 18, 2015

Professors Richard Edwards, Chris Cunningham, and Janet Hoek; Associate Professors George Thomson and Nick Wilson The Ministry of Health proposes realigning tobacco control services to progress New Zealand’s Smokefree 2025 goal. However, will a ‘realignment’ of existing services ensure the … Continue reading → … Read More

Highlights of the World Conference on Tobacco or Health - Public Health Expert

Public Health Expert Apr 17, 2015

Professor Richard Edwards, Professor Robert Beaglehole and Stephanie Erick The 16th World Conference on Tobacco or Health (WCToH) has just been held in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. In this blog post we describe some of the main themes and … Continue reading → … Read More

Possible Strategic Approaches to Achieve the NZ Government’s Smokefree 2025 Goal - Public Health Expert

Public Health Expert Nov 20, 2014

Associate Professor Nick Wilson, Professor Richard Edwards, Associate Professor George Thomson, Frederieke S van der Deen, Dr Cristina Cleghorn, Professor Tony Blakely Previously published NZ-based modelling work has explored business-as-usual trends in smoking prevalence, and the potential roles of interventions … Continue reading → … Read More

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