Announcements The Social Science Research Center held its annual Open House on Thursday, October 25th at the SSRC. The event saw the installation of the 4 new SSRC Research Fellows (pictured above) and the release of the 2018 Annual Report.
By Alan Burns A new paper published in Pediatrics looks at adolescent use of e-cigarettes, their trends, and the crackdown launched by the Federal Drug Administration. E-cigarettes, one of today’s fastest growing fads, is the focus of a recent paper
New Projects Dr. Robert McMillen will serve as Principal Investigator of the “Surveillance and Evaluation Services for the Mississippi Comprehensive Tobacco Control Program” July 2018 – June 2019. The project will seek to develop and implement a system of surveillance and evaluation for programs and services administered by
Mississippi has been making strides towards protecting its citizens since 2002 when the first 100% smoke-free ordinance was passed in the state. Mississippi Tobacco Data releases important, up-to-date research on tobacco usage in the state, the communities that are becoming smoke-free, and the impacts of these moves.