Public Policy Applied Policy Workshop Portfolio. Problem.
“Smoking is theleading cause of preventable deathinthe United States. Our goal is to assess proposed tobacco strategies to decrease the number of smoking related deaths from 400,000to less than 10,000deaths in the United States per year.”
What preventative policies toward adolescent marijuana use will most effectively minimize public health risks?
Operationalizing the Research Question:
Mental Health Disorders
Final Recommended Strategy
How does the diffusion of e-cigarette innovation influence normative changes surrounding smoking?
Limited information on health effects
Unclear how devices will be regulated
Not included in current programs