Anna Gilmore MBBS (hons), DTM&H MSc (dist) PhD FFPH is Professor of Public Health, and Founding Director of the Tobacco Control Research Group (TCRG) at the University of Bath. Her work addresses the commercial determinants of health and policy evaluation, with a particular focus on corporate influences on public policy and tobacco. Her work has impacted at national, European and global level, which is recognised through the Public Health Advocacy Institute Award and the WHO World No Tobacco Day Award. In 2019 TCRG was awarded the inaugural European Health Leadership Award (EHLA),. Anna has over 200 publications, is European Editor (previously Senior Editor) of Tobacco Control, is/has been a member of international and national expert groups including the WHO Expert Committee to Examine Tobacco Industry Interference with Tobacco Control and the Royal College of Physicians Tobacco Advisory Group. Anna and TCRG established www.TobaccoTactics.org, an acclaimed knowledge exchange platform that provides research on tobacco industry conduct to a broad audience. In 2018 TCRG and partner organisations, were awarded funding from Bloomberg Philanthropies to establish a global tobacco industry watchdog – Stopping Tobacco Organizations and Products (STOP) in which TCRG acts as the research partner.
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