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Smoking in the time of COVID: Challenges and opportunities in Australia and the United Kingdom
The George Institute for Global Health invites you to a #GeorgeTalks on 'Smoking in the time of COVID: Challenges and opportunities in Australia and the United Kingdom' to mark World No Tobacco Day 2021.

The details for the event are:
• Online via Zoom.
• Thursday 3 June 2021.
• 6pm-7pm (Sydney AEST) / 9am-10am (London BST).

In marking World No Tobacco Day 2021, we will be convening an expert panel to discuss the impact of the COVID pandemic on smokers in Australia and the United Kingdom. We will discuss the opportunities, challenges and emerging evidence on effective strategies that can support smokers to quit during this window, with long-term benefits for the burden of preventable death and disease.

Our panel includes:

• Prof. Simone Pettigrew, Program Director of Health Promotion and Behaviour Change at The George Institute for Global Health.
• Dr. Sarah White, Director of Quit at Cancer Council Victoria.
• Prof. Martin McKee, Professor of European Public Health at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.
• Christine Hancock, Director at C3 Collaborating for Health.

The event will be moderated by Prof. Christine Jenkins, Head of Respiratory Group at The George Institute for Global Health.

Jun 3, 2021 06:00 PM in Canberra, Melbourne, Sydney

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