Philosophy, Objectives, and Scope of the Journal

Tobacco Regulatory Science (TRS) (Tob Regul Sci, Electronic ISSN 2333-9748) is a rigorously peer-reviewed online scientific journal for the dissemination of research relevant to the regulation of tobacco products.

The journal content includes a broad array of research domains, including chemistry, biology, behavior, community, and population-level surveillance and epidemiology, as well as knowledge syntheses (eg, meta-analyses or state-of-the-art reviews) and analytic modeling.

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Submissions Received

From: Jon-Patrick Allem
Date: September 5th, 2020
Paper Title: Sponsorship Disclosures and Perceptions of E-cigarette Instagram Posts
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6 Issues Annually

Elbert D. Glover, PhD, FAAHB

Founding Editor-in-Chief
Scott J. Leischow, PhD

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