Webinar on Reducing Tobacco Retailer Density

CDC OSH POS Webinars, Disparities, Licensing, Pharmacies, Retailer Density, Stores Near Schools, Webinars

Controlling Your Own Density: Strategies to Reduce the Number of Tobacco Outlets in Your Community May 3rd, 2016 11:00am PDT/ 2:00pm EDT Because the density of tobacco retailers is associated with increased tobacco use and initiation, many communities are implementing strategies to reduce the density of tobacco outlets, particularly in low-income neighborhoods and communities of … Read More

CDC OSH Webinar: The Point of Sale Playbook: Addressing the Four ‘P’s of Tobacco Marketing in Stores

CDC OSH POS Webinars, Policy Advocacy, Price Promotions, Product Availability, Product Packaging, Product Placement, Webinars

This webinar in the CDC’s Office on Smoking and Health point of sale webinar series was held January 13th, 2016 at 2pm EST. This webinar discusses the importance of working in the retail environment and will review strategies to address tobacco marketing in retail outlets, focusing on the four ‘P’s of marketing: place, price, product, and … Read More

Two Webinars: Flavor Bans and E-Cigarettes

E-Cigarettes, Flavors (including Menthol), Large Cigars, Litte cigars/Cigarillos, Webinars, Youth

Save the date for two upcoming webinars co-hosted by CounterTobacco.org! First, tune in for a webinar with us and the Tobacco Control Legal Consortium: Flavor Craze: Restricting Flavored Tobacco Products at the Point of Sale  September 3, 2015 at 2 p.m. E.D.T. Flavored tobacco products are seemingly everywhere in the retail environment. While most of the … Read More

Webinar – It’s Go Time! Tobacco Retailer Licensing Playbook

CDC OSH POS Webinars, Licensing, Policy Advocacy, Webinars

Presenters: Asha Banks, MPA, Office on Smoking and Health at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Ian McLaughlin, JD, ChangeLab Solutions Monty Messex, MPH, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health Aneena Pokkamthanam, MPH, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health Tobacco retailer licensing has emerged as one of the most effective and versatile … Read More

Upcoming Point of Sale Strategies Webinar: Report to the Nation and the Standardized Tobacco Assessment for Retail Settings (STARS)

CDC OSH POS Webinars, Policy Advocacy, Store Assessments, Webinars

Join the CDC Office on Smoking and Health for the next Point of Sale Strategies Webinar. Call in lines are limited, so be sure to tune in early! Point-of-Sale Report to the Nation and STARS Webinar Tuesday, July 29, 2014 3:00 – 4:00pm ET The State and Community Tobacco Control (SCTC) research initiative recently released … Read More

Webinar – POS Strategies Guide and Tobacco Control and Social Justice: What’s Menthol got to do with it?

CDC OSH POS Webinars, Disparities, Flavors (including Menthol), Licensing, Webinars

Presenters: Laura Brossart, Washington University in St. Louis Carol O. McGruder, The African American Tobacco Control Leadership Council Kendall Stagg, JD, Chicago Department of Public Health   This two part webinar was full of information about innovation happening at the POS. In the first section Laura Brossart provided an overview of the newly released POS … Read More

Webinar: Coalescing Public Health Champions Around the Retail Environment: California’s Healthy Stores for a Healthy Community Campaign

CDC OSH POS Webinars, Healthy Retailers, Media Campaign, Policy Advocacy, Store Assessments, Webinars

Presenters: Tonia Hagaman, MPH, California Tobacco Control Program Jonathan M. Isler, PhD, California Tobacco Control Program Jennifer Miller, California Tobacco Control Program Tonia Hagaman, Jonathan M. Isler, and Jennifer Miller of the California Tobacco Control Program highlighted findings of the Healthy Stores for a Healthy Community campaign. The initiative was designed to show the impact … Read More

Update: Maximizing State and Local Policies to Restrict Tobacco Marketing at Point of Sale

Advertising Restictions, CDC OSH POS Webinars, Policy Advocacy, Store Assessments, Webinars

Presenters: Kurt M. Ribisl, UNC Gillings School of Public Health Douglas A. Luke, PhD, Washington University in St. Louis Lisa Henriksen, PhD, Stanford Prevention Research Center Ashley L. Feld, MPH, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health Amy A. Sorg, MPH, Washington University in St. Louis Nina Parikh, MPH, Stanford Prevention Research Center This webinar … Read More

Laying the Foundation for Effective Public Education for Local Point-of-Sale Initiatives

CDC OSH POS Webinars, Licensing, Media Campaign, Policy Advocacy, Webinars

Presenters: Lindsey Freitas, American Lung Association in California Center for Tobacco Policy & Organizing Erin Reynoso, The American Lung Association in California Center for Tobacco Policy & Organizing Christian Stumpf, American Lung Association of the Southwest Lindsey Freitas and Erin Reynoso discuss the necessary steps to an effective public education campaign.  They use local licensing … Read More