On the Counter Tobacco Podcast: Interview with Dr. Melissa Little on POS Tobacco and the Military

Disparities, Non-Tax Price Increases, Podcast, Price Promotions, Product Availability

As a follow-up to our webinar on the Intersection of POS Tobacco Use and the Military, we had the privilege of talking to Dr. Melissa Little, Assistant Professor in the Department of Public Health Sciences at the University of Virginia. Dr. Little’s work centers around military populations and she is currently the head of a tobacco intervention development and evaluation at Lackland AFP for Air Force Technical Trainees. Listen to the interview on our podcast below, on SoundCloud, or on iTunes

Study:
Kong, A. Y., Golden, S. D., Myers, A. E., Little, M. A., Klesges, R., Talcott, W., … Ribisl, K. M. Availability, price and promotions for cigarettes and non-cigarette tobacco products: An observational comparison of US Air Force bases with nearby tobacco retailers, 2016. Tobacco control. DOI: 10.1136/tobaccocontrol-2018-054266