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2019 Maryland Tobacco Control Conference

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BWI Airport Marriott

1743 West Nursery Road

Linthicum Heights, MD 21090

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Join the Maryland Department of Health (MDH) and the Legal

Resource Center for Public Health Policy (LRC) for the 3rd Annual 2019 Maryland Tobacco Control Conference, featuring key note addresses from Mitch Zeller, Director of the FDA’s Center for Tobacco Products, and Brian King, Deputy Director for Research Translation at the CDC’s Office on Smoking and Health. This free event will bring together local, state and national experts to discuss the state of tobacco control and what lies ahead.


Conference Purpose

Presenters and attendees will discuss best practices and policies to reduce tobacco use and health disparities, covering a wide-range of topics, including: tobacco prevention and cessation, law and policy, enforcement, smoke-free environments, and research.


Who Should Attend

State and local health officials; public health, health care, academic and research professionals; policy makers; tobacco coalition members; law and code enforcement officers; faith- and community-based organization members; and other stakeholders interested in:

  • Discussing and learning about current tobacco control and prevention efforts in Maryland;
  • Collaborating to reduce tobacco-related health inequities/disparities;
  • Learning practical ways to improve tobacco control programs and activities; and
  • Exchanging ideas and tips to sustain long-term efforts.

We will be offering continuing education credits again this year - more information to follow!

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Linthicum Heights, MD 21090

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