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ITC Project Chief Principal Investigator Recognized as World Leader in Tobacco Control

 
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Dr. Fong recieves Luther L. Terry Award at World Conference on Tobacco or Health 2015 (Photo credit: Christine Czoli)
 
 
(Thursday March 19, 2015, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, and Waterloo, Ontario, Canada): University of Waterloo Researcher, and ITC Project Chief Principal Investigator Dr. Geoffrey Fong was awarded the American Cancer Society's Luther L. Terry Award for Outstanding Research Contributions today at the World Conference for Tobacco or Health (WCTOH) in Abu Dhabi. The Luther L. Terry Award is considered the top award in the world for tobacco control. Dr. Frank Chaloupka (ITC Collaborator) was also  
Dr. Eduardo Bianco, Dr. Geoffrey Fong, and Dr. Frank Chaloupka
awarded the Luther L. Terry Award for Outstanding Research Contribution, and Dr. Eduardo Bianco (Principal Investigator, ITC Uruguay) recieved the Luther L. Terry Award for Outstanding Individual Leadership. Congratulations to all of the 2015 Luther L. Terry Award winners, and thank you for your commitment to improving tobacco control efforts around the world. 
 

For the full list of 2015 Luther L. Terry Award recipients, go to: http://www.wctoh.org/updates/acs-announces-2015-luther-l-terry-award-win...

To read the University of Waterloo Press Release, go to: https://uwaterloo.ca/stories/waterloo-researcher-recognized-world-leader...