Advancing health equity through policy change: The Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa's journey to smoke free spaces
Learning Areas:Public health or related organizational policy, standards, or other guidelines
Identify key components to implement a smoke free policy for tribal communities. Assess current health initiatives within the tribal community that impact tribal policies.
Keyword(s): Tobacco Control, Policy/Policy Development
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I currently hold the position, Community Health Services Coordinator, for the Fond du Lac Reservation. I am responsible for coordination of health education, maternal child health, and medical transportation services. I have worked in tobacco cessation/prevention for thirteen years and assisted in the development of the culturally specific cessation program. I am a contributing author for two published articles about the cessation program and co-authored the smoke free policy on Fond du Lac Reservation.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.