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Second and Third Hand Smoke Exposure Reduction in Private Homes: Current and Future Clinical Interventions and Ecological Contexts

Toronto, Ontario
March 15, 2011

12:00-1:00 p.m.
155 College Street, HS 610 – 6th Floor Auditorium, Health Science Building, University of Toronto

In this presentation, sponsored by The Lung Association, Dr. Hovell will provide an overview of his research, how it relates to public policy and programs promoting smoke-free homes and vehicles, and implications for research and policy initiatives in Canada.
Dr. Melbourne Hovell (Director, Center for Behavioral Epidemiology and Community Health, University Distinguished Professor of Public Health, Graduate School of Public Health, San Diego State University)
is an internationally known leader in research in behavioral epidemiology and the prevention of chronic disease.  One of his current areas of interest and expertise focuses on second- and third-hand smoke exposure and smoke-free homes and vehicles.  

For more information, please contact Connie Wong, The Lung Association at or (416) 864-9911 x261.
Co-sponsors include CAMH, OTRU, and the Ontario Government.