USC public health article among JAMA’s most talked-about in 2016

Among the most popular articles medical journal JAMA published in 2016 is a study on e-cigarette vaping co-authored by a Department of Preventive Medicine researcher at the Keck School of Medicine of USC. “Association of e-Cigarette Vaping and Progression to Heavier Patterns of Cigarette Smoking,” co-authored by Adam Leventhal, director of the USC Health, Emotion, & Addiction Laboratory, […]

USC contributes to surgeon general’s first report on e-cigarettes

The United States Surgeon General on Dec. 8 released a new report calling e-cigarettes “a major public health concern.” “E-Cigarette Use Among Youth and Young Adults: A Report of the Surgeon General” is the first comprehensive review on this public health challenge from the nation’s highest public-health authority.  The report provides insights into youth e-cigarette use, which […]