Survey on Tobacco Control Activities in Canada’s Public Health Units and Health Regions: Survey Results Report

Authors

Alexey Babayan, Ahila Srikandarajah, Ashley Duncan, Robert Schwartz

Date

July 2010

Type of Report

External Report

 

This report presents the findings of a survey on tobacco control activities in Canada’s public health units and health authorities. The report explores successful tobacco control practices, programs and policies relating to prevention, cessation, protection and enforcement at the regional/local level across Canada. A second focus is learning about gaps and challenges in these practices, programs and policies. The survey was conducted under the aegis of the Canadian Public Health Association project The Next Stage: Delivering Tobacco Prevention and Cessation Knowledge through Public Health Networks.