SESRIC, in collaboration with the Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and CDC Foundation will organise the workshop on ‘Transforming Tobacco Questions for Surveys (TQS) Data to Action’ on 12-15 November 2018 in Ankara, Republic of Turkey.
The workshop will provide additional information and technical support to the OIC Member Countries in integrating TQS into their ongoing surveys. It will also provide an opportunity for training in writing a Tobacco Brief and plan for dissemination and mobilization for tobacco control.
The Workshop will cover the following topics:
The Global Burden of Tobacco: Monitoring Non-Communicable Disease (NCD) Targets and Tracking the Tobacco Epidemic,
TQS: A Subset of Key Questions from GATS,
Introduction to Data to Action,
The Persuasive Tobacco Control Brief, and
Dissemination and Mobilization.
For more information on TQS Integration Project, please visit: http://www.oicstatcom.org/tqs.php