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Seminar | Tobacco control hashtags, shares, likes and LOLs

We invite you to an ASPIRE2025 seminar with Dr. Becky Freeman from the School of Public Health, University of Sydney. Becky is an established authority on online and social media and the ways it can both advance and hinder our work in tobacco control.

If you are interested in the public health implications of new media for tobacco control, you won’t want to miss this great opportunity.

Register now to hear about:
1. How the tobacco industry is using social media channels to promote both itself and its products.

2.How best to counter these promotional efforts. What is currently happening and what is needed.

3.How the tobacco control sector can better use these same social media channels.

Date: Tuesday 16 February 2016
Time: 12.15pm – 1.30pm
Place: Small Lecture Theatre, University of Otago, Wellington, 23a Mein Street, Newtown.

There is no cost to attend, but please register to fran.wright@otago.ac.nz by Friday 12 February. For those outside of Wellington, this seminar is also available by web-conference.

For more information, view flyer here.