Webinar: Cigarettes, e-Cigarettes, and the Role of FDA Regulation
Nevada Public Health Training Center presents “Cigarettes, e-Cigarettes, and the Role of FDA Regulation” as a part of the public health ECHO series on Friday, November 17 from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. This free webinar is in partnership with American Cancer Society and features Dr. Jennifer Pearson.
Dr. Jennifer Pearson is an Assistant Professor in the Division of Health Sciences at the University of Nevada, Reno (UNR), an Adjunct Assistant Professor at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, and an Honorary Lecturer at the University of Sterling in Scotland. Her research focuses on how U.S. federal tobacco regulation influences consumer behavior, specifically concerning e-cigarettes and tobacco products labeled as “natural,” “organic,” or “additive-free.”
Dr. Pearson has authored over 50 scientific articles on tobacco control topics, and published in high-impact journals such as the New England Journal of Medicine, Tobacco Control, and Nicotine & Tobacco Research. Dr. Pearson began her career in tobacco control as a Tobacco Education Coordinator for the American Lung Association of Nevada in 2004.