A Georgia State University professor has won a $100,000 grant from the Prevent Cancer Foundation to research how advertising and environmental factors influence African American youth to start smoking little cigars and cigarillos.
Smokers who consume menthol cigarettes daily are more likely to also smoke flavored little cigars and cigarillos, also known as LCCs, according to a study led by a researcher at the School of Public Health at Georgia State University.
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A public health professor at Georgia State University has won a federal Small Business Technology Transfer grant to partner with an Atlanta-based startup and expand a web-based sexual assault prevention program that she developed.
A team of child welfare experts from the School of Public Health at Georgia State University and the Georgia Center for Child Advocacy has won a five-year, $2 million federal grant to provide higher quality mental health services to child victims of commercial sex trafficking.
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A Doctoral Fellowship in Maternal/Child Health and Child Abuse Prevention will be available for selected doctoral candidates to work with Drs. Kathleen Baggett and Shannon Self-Brown in the School of Public Health’s Division of Health Promotion and Behavior.