Honors/Awards/Appointments On SSRC Research Fellow David Swanson was a featured author for Population Review for the month of July along with two co-authors for their paper Estimating the Underlying Infant Mortality Rates for Small Populations, Including those Reporting Zero Infant Deaths: A Case
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
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.