Press Releases

“Latino Health Leaders Encourage Smokers to “Talk With Your Doctor” For Help Quitting For Good.”                             May 22, 2013

“The tobacco industry is winning again: study finds young adults, Latinos use flavored cigars more than other groups.” August 30, 2012

“Tobacco industry spending to defeat California ballot initiative: an affront to communities of color.” June 28, 2012

“Second Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Transsexual Health Summit: Stigma and its impact on the health of LGBTT communities.” June 21, 2012

Los Angeles Honors Scientist on World No Tobacco Day.” May 25, 2012

“These New Ads Might Shock You— They Might Also Save Your Life And The Life Of A Loved One.”  March 15, 2012

“Campaña publicitaria revela la dura realidad de como impacta el tabaquismo y las enfermedades que conlleva en adultos y sus familiares.” 15 de marzo de 2012

“Tobacco Industry Tactics are Succeeding with Latino Youth One of every two Latino high schoolers have smoked cigarettes.” March 14, 2012

“Teens Swapping Cigarettes for Flavored Mini Cigars.”  December 13, 2011

“CDC’s National Networks Collaborate in Support Puerto Rico’s LGBT Community Events and Inclusion.” August 1, 2010

“Media Alert – Aida McCammon 2009 Purpose Prize Fellow.”  October 27, 2009

“Media Alert – Town Hall Meeting on Menthol.” October 15, 2009

“National Latino Leadership Highlight Impact of Health Care Reform on Latinos Living With HIV/AIDS Across the U.S. and its Territories.” October 14, 2009

“Through a ‘Trojan Horse’ the tobacco industry enters Puerto Rico’s School System.” September 2009

“New Report Estimates More than 2 million Cases of Tobacco-related Cancers Diagnosed in the United States During 1999-2004.” Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. September 4, 2008