Professor Scott J. Leischow PH.D
Scott J. Leischow, Ph.D. joined the Mayo Clinic in 2012, where he leads the Research on Health Equity and Community Health Program, and co-leads Cancer Prevention and Control within the Mayo Clinic Cancer Center. Dr Leischow is past President of the SRNT.
Dr Leischow is a behavioral scientist with expertise and interests in tobacco treatment and the role of social networks in the dissemination and implementation of evidence-based practices. His interests include optimal approaches for training health care providers on treating tobacco dependence, as well understanding how complex systems can be understood and optimized to foster improvements in health — particularly in underserved populations in the U.S. and globally.
- Investigating both pharmacological and behavioral treatments for tobacco dependence, including the exploration of dosing, adherence and the interplay of clinical and public health approaches
- Researching organizational networks to better understand how knowledge is spread and implementing practices that can lead to improvements in public health
Professor Scott J. Leischow PH.D will be speaking at:
Panel Discussion and Q&A: Will regulation support or stifle the disruptive potential that e-cigarettes pose to the tobacco industry and smoking?
- 15:00 - 15:20
‘Rules’ of Engagement: Academic Science and the Tobacco Industry in an Evolving Tobacco Regulatory Environment
- 14:45 - 15:00
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