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We are proud to have some of the most reputable gurus in tobacco and addictions on our Advisory Council. Our Council includes health advocates, education moguls, research analysts and communications specialists. Meet Our Advisory Council.
Bruce Adkins, M.S., PA
Director, Division of Tobacco Prevention
West Virginia Bureau for Public Health
Office of Community Health Systems and Health Promotion
Hector Balcazar, Ph.D., M.S.,
Regional Dean, El Paso Regional Campus
Professor, Division of Health Promotion and Behavioral Sciences
University of Texas School of Public Health at Houston
James LaVelle Dickens, DNP, RN, FNP-BC
CAPT, U.S. Public Health Service
Office of Minority Health, Region VI
Office of the Secretary for Health
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Paul Halverson, DrPH, MHSA, FACHE
Founding Dean, Indiana University Richard M. Fairbank School of Public Health at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis
President, McKindra Development Institute, Inc.
Hazell Reed, PhD
Vice Chancellor for Graduate Education and Research, North Carolina Central University
Valerie Yerger, ND
Associate Professor of Health Policy, Department of Social & Behavioral Sciences and in the Center for Tobacco Control Research & Education
University of California, San Francisco