European Regulatory Science on Tobacco: Policy implementation to reduce lung diseases (EUREST-PLUS)

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EUREST-PLUS, a thirteen-partner EU joint project (2015-2018), coordinated by ENSP (Coordinator: Dr. Constantine Vardavas), aims to monitor and evaluate the impact of the TPD at an EU level. The main objective of EUREST-PLUS is to monitor and evaluate the impact of the Tobacco Products Directive (TPD) within the context of the World Health Organization (WHO) Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) ratification at an European level.

The EUREST-PLUS Project 4 Specific Objectives are as follows:

The activities of the five research-oriented work packages in fulfilling these objectives is facilitated by an administrative work package (WP1), and by a specific work package dedicated to planning and implementing targeted dissemination activities to maximize the impact of research findings of the EUREST-PLUS Project (WP7). New knowledge produced will be disseminated through multiple avenues targeted at the general public, the media, researchers, patient networks and policy makers.

Work Packages Watch the EUREST-PLUS Project Video


The EUREST-PLUS Consortium


UE flagThe EUREST-PLUS project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 681109 (CI Vardavas) and the University of Waterloo (GT Fong)