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Project

Chicago Tobacco Flavor Ban Evaluation

Project Director(s)

Dianne Barker

PHI is working with University of Illinois at Chicago and the Research Triangle Institute to provide scientific expertise to the implementation the process and outcomes evaluation plan of the Chicago tobacco product flavor ban. For the evaluation plan, PHI oversees retail store observational data collection and analysis; provides input into merchant interview and youth focus group guides, data collection and analyses; and partners in collaborating with the Chicago Department of Public Health to obtain data on the flavored tobacco ban policy.