The UK slips from first to fourth in 2019 world league table measuring government success in preventing tobacco companies from interfering in policy.
Tobacco Control Research Group
Our multidisciplinary, international research group examines how companies influence health and policy; and evaluates and provides evidence for policy change.
During a meeting of signatories to the world's first public health treaty, Philip Morris International and its allies pushed pro-vaping messages via Twitter.
New research shows which tax avoidance methods the world’s four largest publicly traded tobacco companies are using to minimise their tax bill.
STOP, a global tobacco industry watchdog, has been producing regular briefings tracking tobacco industry behaviour during the COVID-19 pandemic.
University of Bath research, published in Tobacco Control, reveals extensive lobbying efforts by the tobacco industry whilst taking part in an EU consultation.
Rosemary Hiscock, Rob Branston and Anna Gilmore explain why tobacco industry claims about plain packaging have been proved false.
We combine rigorous research with investigative techniques to examine corporate influences on health and health policies.
The work of our research group has been recognised with a number of awards and prizes.
We’re recruiting for new roles to support our work with international partners to expose the tactics of the tobacco industry.