Policy

ISNCC Tobacco Position Statement. This position statement has also been endorsed bythe American Nurses Association (ANA) in 2015 and the Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) in 2014. Drs Sarna and Bialous developed the policy. The resolution was brought forward for consideration by Linda Sarna, PhD, RN, FAAN, Dean, Professor, and Lulu Wolf Hassenplug Endowed Chair, University of California Los Angeles, School of Nursing, and Stella Aguinaga Bialous, RN, MScN, DrPH, FAAN, Associate Professor-in-Residence, UCSF School of Nursing, San Francisco, CA.
The American Association of Colleges of Nursing endorses Tobacco Free Colleges of Nursing. April 19, 2016 – The American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) announced "that the deans of the nation’s baccalaureate and graduate nursing programs have endorsed a resolution calling for smoke-free college campuses. This call to action was issued to mobilize support among nurse educators for promoting tobacco-free policies at colleges and universities nationwide in an effort to promote healthy behaviors and save lives."announced the endorsing of a resolution calling for smoke-free college campuses.
Advocacy with specific focus on the tobacco industry as vector of the tobacco-related epidemic.
Resources on hospital-based smoking cessation.
Advocacy targeting the tobacco industry as the vector of the tobacco-related epidemic.
Alliance of Non-Governmental Organizations to promote the implementation of the WHO FCTC.
Advocacy and resources to address issues related to women and tobacco.
International level policy and resources.
Inter-American Heart Foundation/World Heart Federation
Policies and updates on legislative, regulatory, and legal developments in tobacco control.

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