Search Tag: Tobacco and nicotine Stories




Interview: Mary Yates on smoking cessation in mental health services
Mary Yates is a nurse consultant for health promotion wellbeing at South London and...
Created On: 21 January 2022   (Last updated: 21 January 2022)
Interview Treatment & therapies
Who drives the complex evaluation research agenda?
New guidelines on evaluating complex interventions recommend that research focus on the questions that...
Created On: 17 December 2021   (Last updated: 17 December 2021)
Blog Research Treatment & therapies
SSA notes: MRC and NIHR guidance on evaluating complex interventions
The UK Medical Research Council and the National Institute for Health Research have updated...
Created On: 17 December 2021   (Last updated: 20 January 2022)
News Research Treatment & therapies
Addiction journal: US digital smoking cessation app for Black smokers
The iCanQuit app teaches people to observe, acknowledge, and accept their cravings to smoke...
Created On: 10 December 2021   (Last updated: 10 December 2021)
Addiction Audio: JITAIs and using smartphones to prevent lapse, with Olga Perskie
Rob Calder talks to Dr Olga Perski about her recent research on just-in-time adaptive...
Created On: 27 October 2021   (Last updated: 27 October 2021)
Interview Research Researchers
Vaping harm perceptions and an SSA fellowship: the SSA talks to Katie East
Dr Katie East started an SSA fellowship in October 2021. The SSA’s Rob Calder...
Created On: 13 October 2021   (Last updated: 13 October 2021)
Interview Researchers
Virtual reality, smoking cessation and neonatal intensive care: the SSA talks to Caitlin Notley
Professor Caitlin Notley has launched a new project that will use virtual reality technology...
Created On: 04 October 2021   (Last updated: 04 October 2021)
Prevention Research
Vaping, smoking cessation and emergency departments: the SSA talks to Caitlin Notley
Professor Caitlin Notley was recently awarded NIHR funding to conduct a study on delivering...
Created On: 28 June 2021   (Last updated: 29 June 2021)
Interview Research
Katie East awarded SSA Academic Fellowship
The SSA is delighted to announce that Dr Katie East has been awarded the...
Created On: 24 June 2021   (Last updated: 24 June 2021)
Harm reduction month: vaping and public health
In this last in our series of articles for harm reduction month, Rob Calder...
Created On: 04 June 2021   (Last updated: 04 June 2021)
Blog Harm reduction Policy