ITC Project

Conference Presentations

Canadian Public Health Association Tobacco Control Forum, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, May 30-31, 2018.

  1. Sansone, G.C., Fong, G.T., Craig, L.V., Meng, G., Cummings, K.M., Hammond, D. Global gaps in smokers' knowledge of cardiovascular harms from smoking and secondhand smoke: findings from the ITC Project. Oral.
  2. Gravely, S., Fong, G.T. Use of electronic cigarettes among smokers and recent ex-smokers across 14 ITC countries with different regulatory policy environments. Evidence on e-cigarette use and perceptions, and the implications for tobacco control: Canadian and international perspectives. Symposium.
  3. Elton-Marshall, T., Fong, G.T., Li, G., Gravely, S., Hitchman, S.C., McNeill, A., Borland, R., Cummings, K.M., Sansone, G.C. Perceptions of the harmfulness of e-cigarettes across 20 countries: findings from the ITC Project. Evidence on e-cigarettes use and perceptions, and the implications for tobacco control: Canadian and international perspectives. Symposium.
  4. Hammond, D., Reid, J. Patterns of vaping among youth: evidence from Canada, US, and the UK. Evidence on e-cigarettes use and perceptions, and the implications for tobacco control: Canadian and international perspectives. Symposium.

World Conference on Tobacco or Health, Cape Town, South Africa, March 2018.

  1. Borland, R. Issues around dual-use of vaping and smoking. How tobacco control policies are shaping the nicotine delivery market: recent findings from the ITC Project. Symposium.
  2. Fong, G.T., Elton-Marshall, T., Li, G., Gravely, S., Hitchman, S.C., McNeill, A., Borland, R., Cummings, K.M., Sansone, G.C. Perceptions of the harmfulness of e-cigarettes across 20 countries: findings from the ITC Project. How tobacco control policies are shaping the nicotine delivery market: recent findings from the ITC Project. Symposium.
  3. Fong, G.T. Measuring disparities and the equity impact of tobacco policies: evidence from the International Tobacco Control Policy Evaluation Project. Eliminating disparities in tobacco use: a necessary step in attaining and maintaining a tobacco-free world. Symposium.
  4. Heckman, B. How does the regulatory environment influence where vapers get their products? How tobacco control policies are shaping the nicotine delivery market: recent findings from the ITC Project. Symposium.
  5. McNeill, A. Social norms toward e-cigarettes: differences across countries. How tobacco control policies are shaping the nicotine delivery market: recent findings from the ITC Project. Symposium.
  6. Yong, H.H. Can e-cigarettes help smokers quit and under what conditions? How tobacco control policies are shaping the nicotine delivery market: recent findings from the ITC Project. Symposium.

Nederlands Netwerk voor Tabaksonderzoek, Utrecht, Netherlands, February 2018.

  1. van Mourik, D.J.A., Nagelhout, G.E., Willemsen, M.C., van den Putte, B., de Vries, H. Impact of images on packaging of tobacco products on smokers: Findings of the International Tobacco Control (ITC) 4C and the Netherlands Survey. Oral.

Annual Meeting of the Society for Research on Nicotine & Tobacco, Baltimore, Maryland, United States, February 2018.

  1. Chung-Hall, J., Fong, G.T., Driezen, P., Craig, L.V., Hammond, D., Cummings, K.M., Hitchman, S.C., Borland, R., O’Connor, R.J. Smokers’ support for policies to regulate the contents of tobacco products in Canada, the US, Australia, and England: Findings from the ITC Four Country Survey. Oral.
  2. Jennions, L., McNeill, A., East, K., Cummings, K.M., Fong, G.T., Yong, H.H., Thrasher, J.F., Hitchman, S.C. Difference in norms towards e-cigarettes across Canada, the US, England and Australia: cross-sectional findings from the 2016 ITC Four Country Survey. Oral.
  3. Cho, Y., Thrasher, J.F., Hitchman, S.C., Cummings, K.M., Borland, R., Fong, G.T., McNeill, A., Yong, H.H., Hammond, D. Exposure to the marketing of e-cigarettes: Findings from the 2016 ITC Four Country Tobacco and E-cigarette Survey (ITC-4CE1). Poster.
  4. Cummings, K.M., Braak, D., Nahas, G., Heckman, B., Borland, R., Fong, G.T., McNeill, A., O’Connor, R.J., Levy, D., Shang, C. How does the regulatory environment influence where vapers get their products: findings from the ITC 4-Country Project. Poster.
  5. Cummings, K.M., Nahas, G., Smith, T., Fong, G.T., Hammond, D., Chung-Hall, J., McNeill, A., Hitchman, S.C., O’Connor, R.J., Borland, R., Yong, H.H. Support for policies regulating nicotine in cigarettes: findings from the ITC Four Country Tobacco and E-cigarette Survey. Poster.
  6. Hitchman, S.C., McDermott, M., Li, G., McNeill, A., Hammond, D., Thrasher, J.F., O’Connor, R.J., Cummings, K.M., Borland, R., Fong, G.T. Noticing health warnings on e-cigarettes and perceived impact of health warnings: findings from the 2016 International Tobacco Control Four Country E-Cigarette Survey. Poster.
  7. Yong, H.H., Borland, R., McNeill, A., Hitchman, S.C., Cummings, K.M., Fong, G.T. Reasons for using and stopping e-cigarette use among current and former cigarette smokers: findings from the 2016 ITC Four Country Tobacco and E-cigarette Survey. Poster.
  8. Cummings, K.M., Braak, D., Nahas, G., Heckman, B., Yong, H.H., Fong, G.T., Hitchman, S.C. \Beliefs and rules about vaping in home and smoke-free public places: findings from the ITC 4-Country Project. Poster.
  9. Hammond, D., McNeill, A., Hitchman, S.C., Thrasher, J.F., White, C., Reid, J., Fong, G.T., Cummings, K.M., Borland, R., Bansal-Travers, M., Czoli, C. Are there differences in the vaping patterns of youth in Canada, USA, and England? Poster.
  10. Hammond, D., White, C., Reid, J., Thrasher, J.F., McNeill, A., Hitchman, S.C., Fong, G.T., Cummings, K.M., Borland, R., Bansal-Travers, M., Czoli, C. Awareness and interest in heat-not-burn IQOS among youth in three countries: Canada, USA, and England. Poster.
  11. Borland, R. Conceptual and empirical considerations for distinguishing types of “dual use”: findings from the ITC Project. Smokers who vape and vapers who smoke: public health implications of dual use of tobacco and electronic cigarettes. Symposium.
  12. Fong, G.T. Smoke-free policies and support for smoking bans in multiunit housing: ITC Project findings from Canada, United States, and United Kingdom. Smoke-free multi-unit housing: the next frontier for protecting vulnerable populations. Symposium.
  13. Bickel, W.K., Pope, D.A., Poe, L., Stein, J.S., Kaplan, B.A., Heckman, B., Epstein, L.H. The Experimental Tobacco Marketplace: effects of (1) e-liquid nicotine strength and (2) taxes and subsidies. Demand modeling to inform tobacco regulatory science: transdisciplinary and international perspectives. Symposium.
  14. Cheng, K-W., Chaloupka, F.J., Shang, C., Fong, G.T., Borland, R., Heckman, B., Levy, D., Cummings, K.M. US demand for electronic cigarettes: evidence from ITC US Surveys. Demand modeling to inform tobacco regulatory science: transdisciplinary and international perspectives. Symposium.
  15. Heckman, B., Fong, G.T., Borland, R., McNeill, A., O’Connor, R.J., Bickel, W.K., Stein, J.S., Pope, D.A., Cummings, K.M. The influence of e-cigarette use and regulatory environment on cigarette demand: behavioral economic perspective across four countries. Demand modeling to inform tobacco regulatory science: transdisciplinary and international perspectives. Symposium.
  16. Levy, D. Economic modeling to forecast the impact of vaping: simulation study. Demand modeling to inform tobacco regulatory science: transdisciplinary and international perspectives. Symposium.
  17. Shang, C., Chaloupka, F.J., Fong, G.T., Borland, R., Hitchman, S.C., O’Connor, R.J., Levy, D., Cheng, K-W., Heckman, B., Cummings, K.M. The cost of vaping and demand for e-cigarettes: economic analysis from four countries. Demand modeling to inform tobacco regulatory science: transdisciplinary and international perspectives. Symposium.

Vermont Center of Behavior and Health Conference, Burlington, Vermont, United States, October 2017.

  1. Heckman, B., Pope, D.A., Fong, G.T., Borland, R., McNeill, A., Hitchman, S.C., O’Connor, R.J., Bickel, W.K., Stein, J.S., Shang, C., Levy, D., Cummings, K.M. The influence of vaping and regulatory environment of cigarette demand: behavioral economic perspective across four countries. Poster.

Warsaw, Poland, June 2017.

  1. Borland, R. Vaping and smoking: findings from the ITC Project. Oral.

Annual Meeting of the Society for Research on Nicotine & Tobacco, Florence, Italy, March 7-11, 2017.

  1. Borland, R., Yong, H.H., Cummings, K.M., Fong, G.T., McNeill, A. Vaporized nicotine and disadvantage: findings from the ITC Project. The potential of electronic cigarettes for reducing the harm of tobacco in priority populations: People, places, policies, promotion, and practices. Symposium. 
  2. Yong, H.H., Lee, C., Borland, R., McNeill, A., Hitchman, S.C. Vaping in smoke-free public places, homes, and cars: Differences between UK and Australian vapers. Poster.
  3. Yong, H.H., Ma, B., Borland, R., McNeill, A. What factors influence future use intentions of current vapers and non-vapers among smokers and ex-smokers in Australia and the UK? Poster.
  4. Choi, Y.J., Thrasher, J.F., Szklo, A.S., O’Connor, R.J., Bansal-Travers, M., Hammond, D., Fong, G.T., Borland, R., Yong, H.H. (2017, March). Negative emotions elicited by cigarette pack warning labels and smoking cessation: a longitudinal study with smokers in Australia, Canada, Mexico, and the US. Poster.

    17th World Conference on Tobacco or Health, Cape Town, South Africa, March 7-9, 2017.

    1.  Levy, D., Fong, G.T., McNeill, A., Heckman, B., Yong, H.H., Borland, R. How tobacco control policies are shaping the nicotine develiver market: recent findings from the ITC Project. Symposium.