From Public Health Policy and the Tobacco Wars, to Mental Health Promotion Scandinavian Style (FUSE Seminars, March 2012)

The Centre for Translational Research in Public Health presents two seminars: Understanding the Influence of Evidence in Public Health Policy: What can we learn from the ‘tobacco wars’? Thursday 8th March 2012 13.00 – 14.00 (refreshments available from 12.45) Room A12, Holliday building, Stockton Campus, Durham University Dr Katherine Smith Read more…

On Durham University’s acceptance of a donation from British American Tobacco – Debating the Ethical Issues

Sarah Atkinson, Associate Director of the Centre for Medical Humanities, has written to Durham Vice-Chancellor Professor Chris Higgins to request the University reject a donation of £125,000 from a tobacco firm to help fund scholarships for women from Afghanistan. Download her Letter to Professor Chis Higgins re British American Tobacco and Read more…