Dr Karl Fagerstr�m: Can we extinguish the use of tobacco and nicotine – if not what should we do?
Posted on 04-10-2012
Dr Karl Fagerström, PhD, is one of the world’s leading researchers on nicotine dependence and smoking cessation. He is a clinical psychologist who has been working on smoking cessation since 1975 when he started to run a smoking cessation clinic. In 1981 he earned his PhD with a dissertation on nicotine-dependence and smoking cessation.

London Drug and Alcohol Policy Forum

Location: London

May 2012 the London Drug and Alcohol Policy Forum hosted the first KAC Dialogue on new ways of using nicotine, the health implications of new nicotine products, implications for changes in the tobacco industry. Given the interest in tobacco harm reduction in the UK, the development of new nicotine products and the potential for the…

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Welcome to Lifeline and FEAD (Film Exchange on Alcohol and Drugs). This project has been shaped by the wealth of experience, openness, and knowledge of the contributors. You are invited to comment on the clips, which are supported by footnotes to which you can add. FEAD is an ongoing Lifeline Project initiative.

Lifeline Project: In 1971 the Lifeline Project opened a day centre for drug users in Manchester. Since its foundation Lifeline has grown and developed, and now works in a diverse range of settings across the UK. Our purpose is to relieve poverty, sickness and distress among those persons affected by addiction to drugs of any kind, and to educate the public on matters relating to drug misuse.