Policy Options for Combating Tobacco Industry Price Discounting

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Date: 
Tuesday, April 3, 2012

The webinar explains the public health importance of strategies to restrict tobacco price discounting, and it will outline the various options that state and local governments might consider in limiting tobacco price discounting, as well as the legal issues implicated by such policy options. Sponsored by the Center for Public Health and Tobacco Policy, the Public Health Law Center, Public Health Law & Policy, and the Tobacco Control Legal Consortium.

This webinar has already occurred. Please use the resources below:

Webinar Slides [PDF]

Presenters:

  • Kurt Ribisl, PhD, Associate Professor, University of North Carolina Gillings School of Global Public Health; Principal Investigator, UNC Coordinating Center, Cancer Prevention and Control Research Network
  • Kerry Malloy Snyder, JD, Senior Staff Attorney, Center for Public Health & Tobacco Policy
  • Ian McLaughlin, JD, Senior Staff Attorney, Public Health Law & Policy (PHLP)

Moderator:

  • Kate Armstrong, JD, Staff Attorney, Tobacco Control Legal Consortium