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  • Hartford Courant

    February 21st, 2019

    Taxes on Sugar Drinks, E-Cigarettes and Plastic Bags among Proposals Meant to Shape Habits in Connecticut — quotes David Jernigan, professor of health law, policy & management

  • Reason

    February 21st, 2019

    New Study Casts Doubt on the Claim That Vaping Causes Smoking — quotes Michael Siegel, professor of community health sciences

  • Inside Sources

    February 20th, 2019

    E-Cigarette Flavor Bans Will Drive More People Back to Smoking — opinion by Michael Siegel, professor of community health sciences

  • Vox

    February 11th, 2019

    Ever Tried Telling a Teen to Stop Juuling? These Experts Have a Tip – article co-authored by policy analyst and Austin Frakt, associate professor of health law, policy & management; and quotes Michael Siegel, professor of community health sciences

  • Boston Herald

    February 11th, 2019

    Charlie Baker’s Tax Could Drive Vapers Back to Cigs, Doctors Say — quotes Michael Siegel, professor of community health sciences

  • Daily Free Press

    February 7th, 2019

    SPH Study Finds 1 in 5 E-Cig Smokers Go on to Smoke Traditional Cigarettes — quotes Michael Siegel, professor of community health sciences, and references study co-authored by research fellow Kaitlyn Berry; Andrew Stokes, assistant professor of global health; and Emelia Benjamin, professor of epidemiology

  • Patriot Ledger

    February 4th, 2019

    Teen Vaping Epidemic Is Newest Battlefield in War against Nicotine Addiction — quotes alum Mary Cole

  • MedPage Today

    February 4th, 2019

    Dramatic Increase in Teens’ Smoking Risk with Previous Vaping — quotes research fellow Kaitlyn Berry

  • WebMD

    February 4th, 2019

    Study: Vaping Lures Even ‘Low Risk’ Kids to Smoke — quotes Andrew Stokes, assistant professor of global health

  • MDLinx

    February 4th, 2019

    Teen E-Cigarette Use Linked to Eventual Smoking — quotes Andrew Stokes, assistant professor of global health