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AVOID Evaluation
AVOID Evaluation

On November 19, 2019 KDHRC launched AVOID — our anti-vaping prevention program for middle and high school students. We are proud to […]

NACDD Showcase 2020
NACDD Showcase 2020

KDHRC started the year off strong at the 4th annual National Association of Chronic Disease Directors (NACDD) Showcase 2020, which […]

KDHRC launched AVOID- our Anti-Vaping Online Information Dissemination program for middle and high school students
KDHRC launched AVOID- our Anti-Vaping Online Information Dissemination program for middle and high school students

KDHRC launched AVOID on November 19, 2019! We are proud to offer an evidence-based prevention program for schools and communities to teach […]

AVOID Scientific Panel on Youth Vaping
AVOID Scientific Panel on Youth Vaping

KDHRC had the pleasure of hosting the AVOID Scientific Panel on Youth Vaping. On December fifth, we invited members of […]

KDHRC celebrated 13 years of research & communication
KDHRC celebrated 13 years of research & communication

In November, KDHRC celebrated our thirteen-year anniversary. As part of our annual “Flounder’s Day” (= Founder’s Day- but if you […]

WSB-TV interview for AVOID
WSB-TV interview for AVOID

In November, KDHRC president and founder, Kristen Holtz, was interviewed by WSB-TV’s Tom Regan to talk about AVOID – our […]

KDHRC attends the National Institutes of Health Tobacco Regulatory Science Meeting (NIHTRSM)
KDHRC attends the National Institutes of Health Tobacco Regulatory Science Meeting (NIHTRSM)

In late October, KDHRC attended the fourth annual National Institutes of Health Tobacco Regulatory Science Meeting (NIHTRSM). The NIHTRSM was […]

Traveling focus groups for the Maryland Department of Health’s Center for Tobacco Prevention and Control
Traveling focus groups for the Maryland Department of Health’s Center for Tobacco Prevention and Control

In collaboration with the Maryland Department of Health’s (MDH) Center for Tobacco Prevention and Control (CTPC), KDHRC seeks to better […]

Kristen Holtz, KDHRC President, works with Atlanta Public School Board to update drug and alcohol policy to include specific vaping products
Kristen Holtz, KDHRC President, works with Atlanta Public School Board to update drug and alcohol policy to include specific vaping products

Last week the AJC reported that Atlanta Public Schools are preparing to update their drug and alcohol policy to specifically […]

KDHRC published in the British Medical Journal for FDA campaign efforts
KDHRC published in the British Medical Journal for FDA campaign efforts

— September 2019 Kristen Holtz, KDHRC founder and president, co-authored a manuscript recently published in the British Medical Journal outlining […]