3361.0 Health and Trade Policy for Specific Industries

Monday, October 27, 2008: 2:30 PM
The purpose of this session is to provide examples of how trade policies and the associated operations of several different types of industries influence health and the natural environment. The papers in this session will illustrate the methods by which industries exert their influence on global trade in ways that undermine health and human rights and with adverse consequences for economics and the environment.
Session Objectives: By the end of this session participants will be able to: 1. Identify common trade-related health issues across several industries, 2. Describe health issues arising from trade policies for several specific industries.
Garrett Brown, MPH, CIH

2:30 PM
Tobacco Trade Policy & Health
Stanton A. Glantz, PhD

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Organized by: Trade & Health Forum
Endorsed by: Environment, Medical Care, Occupational Health and Safety, Public Health Education and Health Promotion, Socialist Caucus

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