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

Upcoming Webinars

Advertising Restictions, FDA, Flavors (including Menthol), Healthy Retailers, Licensing, Little cigars/Cigarillos, Pharmacies, Policy Advocacy, Retailer Density, Stores Near Schools, Webinars

A number of our partners are hosting webinars related to retail tobacco control and issues that affect the point-of-sale.  See the descriptions below and sign up for the webinars that interest you Know of an upcoming webinar or resource that we missed?  Let us know! JUNE You Don’t Say? Tobacco & the First Amendment  June … Read More

CDC OSH POS Webinar: Can an Old Policy Tool Work for Current Tobacco Control Initiatives?

CDC OSH POS Webinars, Licensing, Webinars, Youth

Presenters: Kirsten Aird, Oregon Public Health Division Barbara Pizacani, Oregon Public Health Division Kirsten Aird and Barbara Pizacani discuss how Oregon went about initiating a state-level tobacco retailer licensing policy. Download Slides: Intro: Can an Old Policy Tool Work for Current Tobacco Control Initiatives? Can an Old Policy Tool Work for Current Tobacco Control Initiatives?: … Read More

How Tobacco Control Point-of-Sale Advocates can Collaborate with Healthy Corner Store Advocates

CDC OSH POS Webinars, Store Assessments, Webinars

Presenters: Hannah Burton Laurison, Public Health Law & Policy Julie Ralston Aoki, Tobacco Control Legal Consortium Heather D’Angelo, UNC Gillings School of Public Health On this CDC OSH Point of Sale webinar, Hannah Burton Laurison discusses what the Healthy Corner Store Movement is and how nutrition and tobacco control advocates can collaborate to transform the … Read More

Con men of Convenience: How Big Tobacco and Convenience Stores Collaborate to Hook America’s Kids

CDC OSH POS Webinars, Licensing, Webinars, Youth

Presenters: Danny McGoldrick, Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids Kurt M. Ribisl, UNC Gillings School of Public Health Danny McGoldrick discusses the Deadly Alliance report, which outlines ways that the tobacco industry partners with convenience stores to place ads in prime locations that reach youth. Kurt Ribisl provides an overview of the convenience store industry and its … Read More