IPH takes part in “Freedom from tobacco-Bengaluru unites” on World No Tobacco Day

As part of the Global Awareness Campaign on the eve of the World No Tobacco Day, we are involved in launching an initiative to unite the doctors in Bengaluru on creating anti tobacco awareness.

This initiative will bring together the doctors from Bengaluru under the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sceinces, Indian Medical Association, Indian Dental Association, Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike and various other national & international organizations working on tobacco control.

Event titled : Freedom from Tobacco – Bengaluru unites

Venue : Freedom Park

Date & time : May 31st 2011 from 4-8pm

This awareness campaign would include:

–          Medical & Dental colleges participating in cultural event

–          Doctors from Bengaluru uniting under a single banner for tobacco control

–          A forum for the public & NGO’s to interact with doctors

–          Guidance for tobacco consumers on quitting tobacco habits


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Tobacco Free Bangalore

Evidence to policy in tobacco control

Publication year: 2010

Publication type: Conference presentation – Poster

Conference: 3rd South Asian regional symposium on evidence informed health care

Citation: Bhojani U. Using evidence to inform policy making and implementation: a case of tobacco control in Karnataka, 3rd South Asian regional symposium on evidence informed health care & 8th winter symposium, Christian Medical College, Vellore – India, January 2010 (more…)