Online Courses

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With a funding commitment of nearly $1 billion, the Bloomberg Initiative to Reduce Tobacco Use is combating tobacco use worldwide, with a focus in the low- and middle-income countries that are home to a majority of the world’s smokers. This course offers free instructional training to people interested in learning more about tobacco control. The curriculum was developed in partnership with 27 subject matter experts from 14 countries.

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This free online course was developed collaboratively by faculty at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and globally acclaimed tobacco control advocates in healthcare careers. The course will prepare healthcare professionals to promote tobacco control efforts within their community and beyond.

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The Tobacco and COVID-19 course is the newest online offering from the Institute for Global Tobacco Control. This online course provides the current evidence on tobacco use and COVID-19. The course covers topics such as the impact of smoking on COVID-19, the effects of nicotine at a molecular level and the behavior of the tobacco industry during the pandemic. Our online courses are free resources available to anyone in this urgent time of action. is funded by Bloomberg Philanthropies as a part of the Bloomberg Initiative to Reduce Tobacco Use ( 

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