Tobacco control

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Tobacco control

About this chapter

This chapter was developed by Cancer Council Australia's Tobacco Issues Committee, endorsed by its principal Public Health Committee. It was externally reviewed by Professor Caroline Miller, Director, SAHMRI Health Policy Centre and Professor David Thomas, Head, Tobacco Control Research at the Menzies School of Health Research. The chapter was published in May 2021.

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  1. Overview
  2. Policy context
  3. Policy priorities
  4. Evidence informing policy
  5. Impact
  6. Link between smoking and cancer
  7. Related position statements