Click here to learn about Academy events, publications and initiatives around COVID-19.

We are experiencing intermittent technical difficulties. At this time, you may not be able to log in, register for an event, or make a donation via the website. We appreciate your patience, and apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

Support The World's Smartest Network
×

Help the New York Academy of Sciences bring late-breaking scientific information about the COVID-19 pandemic to global audiences. Please make a tax-deductible gift today.

DONATE
This site uses cookies.
Learn more.

×

This website uses cookies. Some of the cookies we use are essential for parts of the website to operate while others offer you a better browsing experience. You give us your permission to use cookies, by continuing to use our website after you have received the cookie notification. To find out more about cookies on this website and how to change your cookie settings, see our Privacy policy and Terms of Use.

We encourage you to learn more about cookies on our site in our Privacy policy and Terms of Use.

The Youth Vaping Epidemic: From Science to Public Policy

The Youth Vaping Epidemic: From Science to Public Policy

Wednesday, February 10, 2021, 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM EST

The New York Academy of Sciences

Presented By

The New York Academy of Sciences

 

Teenagers are vaping in record numbers, while vaping-associated lung injuries and deaths continue to rise. This youth vaping epidemic highlights the urgent need to understand the science of nicotine addiction, in particular with regard to the developing brain, and the potential long term health effects of compounds found in vapes. This symposium will convene experts from academic, clinical, public health, and policy communities to discuss new approaches for prevention — with a focus on emerging science to support evidence-based policy recommendations.


There will be an evening program titled, Vaping: Fact versus Fiction, convening on February 10, 2021 at the New York Academy of Sciences. For more information and registration for nighttime program, please visit: www.nyas.org/VapeFacts2021.

Registration

Member
By 01/04/2021
$90
After 01/04/2021
$130
Additional Options +
Feb 10, 2021
$12
Nonmember Academia, Faculty, etc.
By 01/04/2021
$180
After 01/04/2021
$260
Additional Options +
Feb 10, 2021
$25
Nonmember Corporate, Other
By 01/04/2021
$250
After 01/04/2021
$350
Additional Options +
Feb 10, 2021
$25
Nonmember Not for Profit
By 01/04/2021
$180
After 01/04/2021
$260
Additional Options +
Feb 10, 2021
$25
Nonmember Student, Undergrad, Grad, Fellow
By 01/04/2021
$100
After 01/04/2021
$145
Additional Options +
Feb 10, 2021
$25
Member Student, Post-Doc, Fellow
By 01/04/2021
$50
After 01/04/2021
$70
Additional Options +
Feb 10, 2021
$12

Scientific Organizing Committee

Brian King
Brian King, PhD, MPH

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Jennifer Layden
Jennifer Layden, MD, PhD

Illinois Department of Public Health

Alexandra Loukas
Alexandra Loukas, PhD

The University of Texas at Austin

Howard A. Zucker, MD, JD
Howard A. Zucker, MD, JD

New York State Department of Health

Sonya Dougal, PhD
Sonya Dougal, PhD

New York Academy of Sciences

Barbara Knappmeyer, PhD
Barbara Knappmeyer, PhD

New York Academy of Sciences

Speakers

Bonnie Halpern-Felsher, PhD
Bonnie Halpern-Felsher, PhD

Stanford University

Steven Kelder
Steven Kelder, PhD, MPH

University of Texas School of Public Health, Austin Campus​

David A. Kessler, MD
David A. Kessler, MD

University of California, San Francisco

Brian King
Brian King, PhD

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Suchitra Krishnan-Sarin, PhD
Suchitra Krishnan-Sarin, PhD

Yale School of Medicine

Jennifer Layden
Jennifer Layden, MD, PhD

Illinois Department of Public Health

Frances Leslie, PhD
Frances Leslie, PhD

University of California, Irvine

Rachel Grana Mayne
Rachel Grana Mayne, PhD, MPH

National Cancer Institute

Matthew Myers, JD
Matthew Myers, JD

Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids

Nancy A. Rigotti
Nancy A. Rigotti, MD

Havard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital

Donna Vallone, PhD, MPH
Donna Vallone, PhD, MPH

The Truth Initiative

Howard Zucker, MD, JD
Howard Zucker, MD, JD

Commissioner, New York State Department of Health

Event Sponsors