2020 Northern Ohio Policy Forum: The Toll of Tobacco (Pre-Registration Closed)

Thursday, November 19, 2020 - 11:30am

Join ACS CAN at 11:30 am Thursday, November 19th by following this link: https://acscan.windrosemedia.com

Please join the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network for our annual Northern Ohio Policy Forum, a premiere event that brings together leaders from the business, education, government and research communities.

The 2020 event will discuss the toll of tobacco including the following discussion points:

  • Current trends in tobacco use with focus on disparate use in certain populations

  • Emerging technologies & explosive growth in youth initiation

  • Research taking place in tobacco control

  • Public policy solutions to enact evidence –based prevention strategies

  • Current trends in coverage of tobacco use reduction program sunder private health plans

Confirmed speakers: 

  •  Yvonka Hall, Executive Director at Northeast Ohio Black Health Coalition

  • Tyler Stimpert, LGBT Outreach Program Manager at Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Institute

  • Samantha Meluch, MPH, MSSA; LSW, CAPA Program Assistant in collaboration with Brecksville-Broadview Heights City School District

  • More to come

Thank you to our sponsors: 


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Please contact Ohio Government Relations Director [email protected] or Ohio Grassroots manager [email protected]