Brazilian GB grantee appears on TV to discuss smoking epidemics

By João Mauricio Castaldelli-Maia

In this Brazilian TV program (Café Filosófico – TV Cultura), João Mauricio Castaldelli-Maia MD explores tobacco smoking history, its associations and portrayal of its use with luxury and glamour in the past, and intriguingly, its subsequent transformation into a mass consumption industrialized product encouraged by advertising and film. Then, he talks about the next phase […]


Workshop on prevention and reduction of tobacco use among youth at Doha-Qatar

By Global Bridges EMR

By Rawan Shihab The Cancer Control Office at King Hussein Cancer Center and the Ministry of Public Health (MOPH) in Doha- Qatar organized a workshop targeted for social workers and counselors working in Qatari schools aiming for the prevention and treatment of tobacco use among adolescents and young adults. A team of specialists from each […]