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Campus Perspectives on Tobacco-free Emory



The Data and Research committee of the Tobacco Free Task Force conducted focus groups and researched the tobacco policies at other universities.   The committee also benchmarked Emory’s plan with peer institutions.


Read about Tobacco-Free Emory in Emory Report.


Read about Tobacco-Free Emory in Emory Wheel student newspaper:

National Media

'Smoke-free' laws lead to fewer hospitalizations and deaths
http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2012-11/uoc--ll110612.php

Putting a Crimp in the Hookah
http://www.nytimes.com/2011/05/31/health/31hookah.html

Local Media

Smoking banned on Emory, Oglethorpe campuses by fall (April 5, 2012)
http://www.11alive.com/news/article/236674/3/EMORY--Smoking-banned-on-campus-by-fall


Emory University's
campus and hospitals are going tobacco-free.
January 4 and 5, 2012

WAGA-TV Atlanta | Good Day Atlanta, Fox Edge and Fox 5 News
WSB-TV Atlanta | Channel 2 Action News
WXIA-TV Atlanta | 11 at 7 with Brenda Wood
WABE-FM Atlanta | Emory is tobacco free
Associated Press via Athens Banner Herald | Emory University bans use of tobacco on campus
WXIA-TV Atlanta from Atlanta Business Chronicle | Emory: Smoking banned on campus, even in private cars