|Global Health Network|
Welcome to the Global Health Network Page!
About our Network:
Charge: To support SRNT members working in lower-income countries; to provide guidance to the SRNT Board and committees as necessary to better inform discussions that directly or indirectly address issues related to research and researcher in lower-income countries; and to enhance the overall mission of SRNT by actively promoting and encouraging sustained global involvement in tobacco control science.
Co-Chairs: Carla Berg & Scott McIntosh
Global Health Network Spotlight:
The SRNT Global Health Network is pleased to announce a call for nominations for the SRNT Global Health Network Spotlight, a program designed to highlight outstanding doctoral students, post-doctorate trainees, and early career investigators who are from low and middle income countries and/or are working on projects involving nicotine/tobacco science in low and middle income countries. The Spotlight program seeks to provide visibility and support networking opportunities for individuals who show exceptional promise in the field of nicotine/tobacco science.
Self-nominations and nominations from peers or colleagues will be accepted. SRNT membership is required to be awarded the Spotlight. All nominees will be considered and selected awardees who are not currently members will be given the opportunity to join SRNT.
Brief biographies of three selected individuals will be featured on the Global Health Network page of the SRNT website and on the next newsletter. Nominations will be accepted online through 5pm CT on October 31st, 2016 using the link below. Nominations for individuals who are not selected will be retained and considered for the next call for nominations.
Union World Conference on Lung Health; Liverpool, UK; October 26-29th, 2016 http://liverpool.worldlunghealth.org/
WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control Conference of the Parties; Dehli, India; November 7-12th, 2016 http://www.who.int/fctc/cop/sessions/cop7/en/
World Conference on Lung Cancer; Vienna, Austria; December 4-7th, 2016 https://www.iaslc.org/events/iaslc-17th-world-conference-lung-cancer
Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco; Florence, Italy; March 8-11th, 2016 http://www.srnt.org/page/2017meeting
European Conference on Tobacco or Health; Porto, Portugal; March 22-25th, 2017 http://www.ectoh.com/index.php
Latin American and Caribbean Conference on Tobacco or Health; Montevideo, Uruguay; April 4-7th, 2017 http://www.tobaccoorhealthlac.org/index.php/english