In the News

 

2017

Washington’s move to curb tobacco among young adults ‘encouraging,’ professor says | Legal Newsline – February 21, 2017

Kids who live with e-cigarette users may think smoking is okay | Reuters Health –  February 10, 2017

The Real Cost of Smoking by State | Wallet Hub – January 17, 2017

 

2016

Georgia State Researcher: E-cigarette Use High among Rural Tennessee Youth | ASPPH Member Research and Reports – December 21, 2016

Use of E-Cigarettes by Young People Is Major Concern, Surgeon General Declares | The New York Times – December 8, 2016

2016 Surgeon General’s Report: E-Cigarette Use Among Youth and Young Adults | CDC Data and Statistics 2016

Surgeon General: E-cigarettes Major Concern | The Takeaway: From PRI and WNYC – December 8, 2016

Bloomberg Expands Effort to Curb Tobacco Use World-Wide | The Wall Street Journal – December 5, 2016

Why People Are Increasingly Turned Off By Electronic Cigarettes | GPB Radio – November 29, 2016

Georgia State Study: Curiosity, Convenience Prompt Smokers to Try E-Cigs | ASPPH Member Research and Reports – November 10, 2016

Safer to Puff, E-Cigarettes Can’t Shake Their Reputation as a Menace| The New York Times – Novemeber 1, 2016

E-cig studies provide more conflicting outcomes on potential harm | Winston-Salem Journal – October 31, 2016

More American Adults Think E-cigs are Harmful as Cigarettes: Survey | HealthDay News / The Philadelphia Inquirer – October 27, 2016

Study finds perception of e-cigarette harm growing among US adults | Medical Xpress – October 26, 2016

Georgia State finds perception of e-cigarette harm growing among US adults | Eurek Alert News – October 26, 2016

Perception of e-cigarette harm growing among US adults | Science Daily – October 26, 2016

Perception Of E-Cigarette Harm Growing Among American Adults, Georgia State Researchers Find | Georgia State University News Hub – October 25, 2016

College degree linked to use of ENDS with intention to quit cigarette smoking | Medical Life Sciences News – September 7, 2016

College educated more likely to use e-cigs to quit cigarette smoking | Science Daily – September 7, 2016

Fewer E-Cig Users Without College Degrees Intend To Quit Smoking | Georgia State University News – July 19, 2016

The Next Big Threat, Or What Will Kill Us? | GPB News – July 8, 2016

Georgia State Study Finds Most Vape Shop Owners View E-Cigarettes as Safe | ASPPH Member Research and Reports – June 9, 2016

E-cigarettes not an acceptable alternative to most smokers | Health24 – June 2, 2016

Most Smokers Don’t Stick With E-Cigarettes | U.S. News and World Report / WebMD News from HealthDay  – May 31, 2016

Cigarettes Preferred Over ‘E-Cigs,’ Says Smoker Survey | Newsday: Health News – May 10, 2016

UO’s Paul Slovic elected to National Academy of Sciences | Around the O, University of Oregon Academinc and Research News – May 10, 2016

E-Cigarettes Not Meeting Potential as “Disruptive Technology,” Georgia State Public Health Study Shows | Georgia State University News – May 9, 2016

FDA Brings E-cigarettes Under Federal Authority | The Takeaway: WNYC – May 5, 2016

Paul Slovic of Decision Research (GSU TCORS Co-Investigator) elected to National Academy of Sciences | National Academy of Sciences – May 3, 2016

Dr. Terry Pechacek nominated for the 2016 Shepard Lifetime Scientific Achievement Award | Georgia State University News – April 20, 2016

GSU TCORS is seeking Postdoctoral Research Fellows for fellowships beginning September 1, 2016 | GSU TCORS – April 6, 2016

E-cigarettes may lead to youth tobacco use | Oxford University Press Blog – March 1, 2016

Could FDA E-Cigarette Regulations Help More People Quit Smoking? | The Conversation / The Huffington Post / U.S. News and World Report – February 16, 2016

 

2015

Study Finds Most E-cig Users Are Current Smokers Or Never Used Cigarettes | Georgia State University News – November 24, 2015

Significant Number of E-cig Users are Current, Former Smokers | ASPPH Member Research and Reports – November 19, 2015

The Death Rate Is Rising for Middle-Aged Whites | The Wall Street Journal – November 3, 2015

Postdoctoral Research Associate Position Announcement 2016 – 2018 | GSU TCORS – October 1, 2015

Vape Culture Attracts Teens, Poses Harmful Risks | Huffpost Teen – September 29, 2015

“FDA issues warnings to tobacco companies about labeling,” A New Blog Post by Postdoctoral Fellow Kyle Gregory | GSU Center for Law, Health and Society – September 2, 2015

E-Cigarettes Are Turning Into Regular Cigarettes | Buzz Feed News – August 20, 2015

E-cigarettes safer than real cigarettes and can help you quit, UK report says | CNN – August 20, 2015

Georgia State’s Tobacco Center of Regulatory Science to Study Labeling of Toxins in Cigarette Smoke | ASPPH – July 9, 2015

Public Health Experts Say Tobacco Industry Up to Old Tricks in Pushing E-Cigarettes | Vice Magazine (online) – June 25, 2015

 

2014

E-cigs age limits, big tobacco support | Charleston Gazette, Summer Ballentine and Michael Felberbaum | The Associated Press – October 5, 2014

Loose e-cigarette laws may be hard to tighten | USA Today – October 4, 2014

CORRECTED INSIGHT-As millions vape, e-cigarette researchers count puffs, scour Facebook |Reuters – July 9, 2014

Smokers vaping their way to better health? Creighton tracks lung function, toxin levels of e-cigarette users | Live well Nebraska – June 9, 2014

E-cigarette Industry is ‘Wild, Wild West’ | GPB News – May 27, 2014

FDA proposes crackdown on e-cigarettes | CNN – April 24, 2014

Feds take another crack at regulating e-cigarettes | Fox6now.com, posted by CNN Wire Service April 24, 2014

The Great Smoking Divide | MSNBC – March 26, 2014

Smoking Proves Hard to Shake Among the Poor | The New York Times – March 24, 2014

Fellowships Announcement: Georgia State TCORS Postdoctoral Research Fellowships –  March 7, 2014

CVS Kicking the Habit: Pharmacy Chain to Stop Selling Tobacco Products | The Take Away – February 5, 2014

‘It’s personal’: School of Nursing grad embraces mission to control tobacco use | The Newsstand – January 30, 2014

Are E-Cigarettes Making it Cool to Smoke Again? | The Take Away – January 27, 2014

How safe are e-cigarettes? | Atlanta Magazine – January 20, 2014

Proposed bill would ban e-cigs for teens under 18 | WBS –TV 2 Atlanta – January 19, 2014

Georgia State Public Health Goes to the White House | Georgia State University News – January 16, 2014

 

2013

Georgia State explores health risks of electronic cigarettes | My AJC – December 26, 2013

E-cigarettes banned in NYC | Atlanta Magazine-December 20, 2013

Georgia State’s Latest Grant Smokes All the Others | WABE – September 19, 2013

GSU’s Public Health School Gets $19 Million Grant | East Atlanta Patch – September 19, 2013

Georgia State gets $19M for tobacco center |Atlanta Business Chronicle – September 19, 2013

Georgia State gets $19 million to study smoking | Atlanta Magazine – September 19, 2013

Georgia State gets record $19 million tobacco grant | The Atlanta Journal-Constitution – September 19, 2013

GSU Awarded $19 Million Tobacco Research Grant | Associated Press – September 19, 2013

School of Public Health Gets $19 Million Grant for Tobacco Research, Largest in Georgia State History | Georgia State University News – September 19, 2013

When the Smoke Clears | Georgia State University Magazine

War on Tobacco: The Anti-Smoking Battle Continues| Georgia State University