The American Lung Association’s (ALA) State of Tobacco Control 2013 is a report card that evaluates state and federal tobacco control policies by comparing them against targets based on the most current, recognized criteria for effective tobacco control measures, and translating each state’s relative progress into a letter grade of A through F. A grade of “A” is assigned for excellent tobacco control policies while an “F” indicates inadequate policies.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Tobacco Control State Highlights 2012
NICE Pathways- available at www.TreatTobacco.net
Smoking cessation guidelines for health professionals.
Updates and resources on the implementation of the WHO FCTC, the first UN treaty focused on a public health issue.
International surveillance on tobacco use and policy resources by regions and countries.
The National Academy of Medicine (NAM) is an independent, nonprofit organization that works outside of government to provide unbiased and authoritative advice to decision makers and the public.
An independent, not-for-profit organization, The Joint Commission accredits and certifies more than 20,000 health care organizations and programs in the United States
Information, resources and research tools.
Comprehensive review, and resources, on various tobacco control topics.