This year's meeting is held in a completely virtual environment. The theme for the SRNT virtual meeting is focused on the timely and enduring issues of social justice, health inequality, and importantly, action to correct health disparities of nicotine and tobacco. At this event, PMI scientists present 6 research papers including one on the characterization of the aerosol generated by a heated tobacco product.
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