Town Hall Talk: Flavored Tobacco Use in LGBTQ Communities

Hi all!

I was recently invited to join in a Town Hall Talk on Flavored Tobacco Use among LGBTQ communities hosted by the LGBT Cancer Network and Equitas Health Institute. My colleagues Gabe Glissmeyer (LGBT Tobacco Network), Julia Applegate (Equitas Health Institute), and Michael Pistrui (Ohio University) talk from professional and personal experiences on the issue. Check us out below:

To learn more about tobacco use among LGBT communities check out the LGBT Cancer Network’s fact sheet: National LGBT Cancer Network LGBT Tobacco Fact Sheet (

If you want to learn more about the FDA’s proposed regulation on flavored tobacco, visit: FDA Proposes Rules Prohibiting Menthol Cigarettes and Flavored Cigars to Prevent Youth Initiation, Significantly Reduce Tobacco-Related Disease and Death | FDA