Chris joined Cancer Research UK in 2012, having studied Politics at the University of Sussex. In his role within the Tobacco Control team, he works closely with public health coalitions in the UK and Europe, campaigning for policies to tackle the leading preventable cause of cancer worldwide.
Category: Science Blog July 11, 2014
Our ‘Tobacco Control Endgames’ report launched this week – but what is an ‘endgame’ and how might this help us achieve a tobacco-free future?
Category: Science Blog June 19, 2014
Just one in 10 people trust the tobacco industry on plans to cut smoking rates, and it’s not surprising given their track record of spreading misinformation.
Category: Science Blog April 3, 2014
Following an independent review by Sir Cyril Chantler, standardised tobacco packaging could be introduced by the next general election.
Category: Science Blog November 28, 2013
The Government has given the strongest indication yet that it’s on the way to introducing plain, standardised tobacco packaging.
Category: Science Blog September 6, 2013
MPs have been debating the important issue of standardised tobacco packs – we look at what they said and how this could affect crucial public health decisions.