World No Tobacco Day Symposium

Wed 31 May 2023 9:00am4:30pm


Oral Health Centre, Learning Theatre, Herston campus, The University of Queensland & Zoom (link will be provided on registration)

The Tobacco Endgame CRE and The University of Queensland are hosting a World No Tobacco Day Symposium that brings together international tobacco control researchers.

Join us in person or online to hear from leading experts in the field about the latest tobacco endgame strategies, research and policies. Presenters include Tobacco Endgame CRE and Interdisciplinary Tobacco Endgame Research Network (INTER-Net) researchers from Australia, Aotearoa/New Zealand, South Korea and The Netherlands.

Our Keynote Speakers will be sharing the latest news on Aotearoa/New Zealand’s world-leading Smokefree Action Plan:

  • Prof Janet Hoek - Opportunity or oxymoron? Pharmacists' views on supplying tobacco as an endgame strategy
  • Prof Richard Edwards - The Smokefree Aotearoa 2025 plan - Is the endgame in sight?

A light morning tea and lunch will be provided. The program will be available on our website soon.