During the 18th Annual Meeting of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco (SRNT) Europe in Munich, Germany, 6-8 September 2018, Dr. Sabrina Kastaun presented a poster with DEBRA data showing that public support for possible legislative changes on some tobacco control and healthcare measures is moderate to high, even among smokers in Germany.
The poster was one of over 150 posters which were presented at this international conference, and Dr. Kastaun won the prize for the best poster presentation!
During the 18th annual conference of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco (SRNT) Europe in Munich, 6-8 September 2018, you will be able to attend several sessions in which DEBRA data will be presented:
- 09:30-10:45, oral session E3, Sabrina Kastaun, “Rates of delivery of brief advice to stop smoking by German clinicians and associated factors: results from the German Study on Tobacco Use (DEBRA)”
The German TV program WDR Westpol broadcasted a very interesting story on the power of the tobacco lobby, how they influence politics to inhibit laws against tobacco advertisement in German public places. The video is partly based on our recent study on the high prevalence of tobacco use in Germany.
During the 24th Annual Meeting of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco (SRNT), Feb 21st to 24th in Baltimore, USA, Dr. Melanie Böckmann presented a poster on German public support for stricter tobacco control policies in Germany with data from DEBRA Wave 2.
The German newspaper Rheinische Post interviewed Prof. Daniel Kotz and Dr. Sabrina Kastaun about the first data from the DEBRA study on the use of tobacco in Germany. Read the full article here (in German).