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[Latin America] PAHO celebrates 115 years of working to enhance health throughout the Americas

Other regional public health achievements to which PAHO has contributed include: The ratification by 30 of 35 countries in the Americas of the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC).
Pan American Health Organization (PAHO)
added Dec 8, 2017 09:41
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[California] Researcher accuses UCSF professor of ‘leering’ at her breasts in new lawsuit

UCSF said in an emailed statement, “UCSF takes any allegations of a hostile work environment seriously. An internal investigation is being conducted under applicable UC policies. In the meantime, we don’t comment on pending litigation or active investiga
San Jose (CA) Mercury-News
added Dec 7, 2017 22:07
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truth® campaign prevents more than 300,000 young people from smoking in one year

an estimated 301,930 youth and young adults did not become smokers over the course of one year because of the truth campaign, according to a new study published in International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health.
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Dec 7, 2017 21:44
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Modelling the implications of reducing smoking prevalence: the benefits of increasing the UK tobacco duty escalator to public health and economic outcomes

Increasing the UK TDE to 5% above inflation could effectively reduce smoking prevalence, prevent diseases and avoid healthcare costs. It would deliver substantial progress towards a tobacco-free society and should be implemented by the UK Government with
Tobacco Control
added Dec 7, 2017 13:41
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5 strategies for passing local laws against flavored tobacco

Young people — especially African-American youth — are getting hooked on tobacco by first trying these flavored products. In fact, in 2014, the majority of high school students who smoked a cigarette in the past 30 days used menthol cigarettes, mint-flav
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Dec 7, 2017 13:27
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[UK] Holiday healthcare heroes: ‘I want to reduce the lost years of smokers’

Linda Robinson leads East Coast Community Healthcare’s (ECCH) Stop Smoking team in Great Yarmouth – with the help of her guide dog Arrow. Arrow joins Linda, who has been partially sighted since the removal of a pituitary tumour six years ago, in every e
Eastern Daily Press (EDP) (uk)
added Dec 7, 2017 13:26
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[California] UCSF professor, prominent tobacco control activist accused of sexual harassment by former mentee

A former UC San Francisco doctoral researcher Wednesday filed a lawsuit alleging sexual harassment by a prominent tobacco control activist and tenured UCSF professor Stanton Glantz that spanned nearly two years.
San Francisco (CA) Examiner
added Dec 7, 2017 04:31
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[California] NEELEY v UCSF/GLANTZ (PDF)

Professor GLANTZ abused his authority and prestige at UCSF and sexually harassed NEELEY, and other female subordinates, and subjected them to misogynistic and racially insensitive behavior. While NEELEY was employed at UCSF, GLANTZ repeatedly stared at he
DocumentCloud.org
added Dec 7, 2017 03:40
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EUNICE NEELEY VS. REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA: NOTICE TO PLAINTIFF (PDF)

A Case Management Conference is set for: DATE: MAY-09-2018 TIME: 10:30AM PLACE: Department 610 400 McAllister Street.. Plaintiff must serve a copy of the Alternative Dispute Resolution Information Package on each defendant along with the complaint.
Superior Court of California - County of San Francisco
added Dec 7, 2017 01:54
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EUNICE NEELEY VS. REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA ET AL

2017-12-06 OTHER NON EXEMPT COMPLAINTS, COMPLAINT FILED BY PLAINTIFF NEELEY, EUNICE AS TO DEFENDANT REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA A PUBLIC ENTITY GLANTZ, STANTON AN INDIVIDUAL DOES 1 TO 50, INCLUSIVE SUMMONS ISSUED, JUDICIAL COUNCIL CIVIL CASE C
Superior Court of California - County of San Francisco
added Dec 7, 2017 01:43
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