San Francisco's Comprehensive Tobacco Permit Reduction Ordinance: A Health Equity Issue
Learning Areas:Public health or related public policy
Explain how a social justice lens can enhance tobacco research and policy advocacy. Describe how limiting tobacco permits by population can directly promote public health by addressing disparities in health outcomes for communities of color and low-income residents. List ways to promote more youth and neighborhood involvement in local tobacco policy work. Share the elements of the comprehensive tobacco permit density reduction ordinance.
Keyword(s): Tobacco Control, Policy/Policy Development
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have been overseeing our tobacco density policy campaign for the past two years and have successfully supported staff in the implementation of our tobacco density ordinance. In addition, I have worked in partnership with staff, youth, merchants, public health officials, and government leaders to successfully pass this tobacco density ordinance.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
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