Elizabeth A Smith

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Military exceptionalism or tobacco exceptionalism: how civilian health leaders' beliefs may impede military tobacco control efforts
    Elizabeth A Smith
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Am J Public Health 103:599-604. 2013
  2. pmc Corporate image and public health: an analysis of the Philip Morris, Kraft, and Nestlé websites
    Elizabeth Smith
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94118, USA
    J Health Commun 17:582-600. 2012
  3. pmc Covering their butts: responses to the cigarette litter problem
    Elizabeth A Smith
    University of California, San Francisco, Social and Behavioral Sciences, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Tob Control 20:100-6. 2011
  4. pmc Whose butt is it? tobacco industry research about smokers and cigarette butt waste
    Elizabeth A Smith
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California San Francisco, Box 0612, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Tob Control 20:i2-9. 2011
  5. pmc Death at a discount: how the tobacco industry thwarted tobacco control policies in US military commissaries
    Elizabeth A Smith
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, Box 0612 San Francisco, CA 94143 0612, USA
    Tob Control 16:38-46. 2007
  6. pmc Philip Morris's health information web site appears responsible but undermines public health
    Elizabeth A Smith
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Public Health Nurs 25:554-64. 2008
  7. pmc Pictures worth a thousand words: noncommercial tobacco content in the lesbian, gay, and bisexual press
    Elizabeth A Smith
    Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Health Commun 11:635-49. 2006
  8. pmc 'We will speak as the smoker': the tobacco industry's smokers' rights groups
    Elizabeth A Smith
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California San Francisco Box 0612 San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Eur J Public Health 17:306-13. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint 'It's interesting how few people die from smoking': tobacco industry efforts to minimize risk and discredit health promotion
    Elizabeth A Smith
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California San Francisco San Francisco, CA 94143 0612, USA
    Eur J Public Health 17:162-70. 2007
  10. pmc What makes an ad a cigarette ad? Commercial tobacco imagery in the lesbian, gay, and bisexual press
    Elizabeth A Smith
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Box 0612, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 59:1086-91. 2005

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. pmc Military exceptionalism or tobacco exceptionalism: how civilian health leaders' beliefs may impede military tobacco control efforts
    Elizabeth A Smith
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Am J Public Health 103:599-604. 2013
    ..A tobacco-free military is unlikely to be achieved without military-civilian partnerships that include educating civilian health leaders about military policy development and implementation...
  2. pmc Corporate image and public health: an analysis of the Philip Morris, Kraft, and Nestlé websites
    Elizabeth Smith
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94118, USA
    J Health Commun 17:582-600. 2012
    ..Denormalizing industries that are disease vectors, not just their products, may be critical in realizing positive change...
  3. pmc Covering their butts: responses to the cigarette litter problem
    Elizabeth A Smith
    University of California, San Francisco, Social and Behavioral Sciences, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Tob Control 20:100-6. 2011
    ..This paper examines how the tobacco industry has managed the cigarette butt litter issue and how the issue has been covered in the media...
  4. pmc Whose butt is it? tobacco industry research about smokers and cigarette butt waste
    Elizabeth A Smith
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California San Francisco, Box 0612, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Tob Control 20:i2-9. 2011
    ..Numerous proposals have been made to prevent or mitigate cigarette butt pollution, but none has been effective; cigarette butts are consistently found to be the single most collected item in beach clean-ups and litter surveys...
  5. pmc Death at a discount: how the tobacco industry thwarted tobacco control policies in US military commissaries
    Elizabeth A Smith
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, Box 0612 San Francisco, CA 94143 0612, USA
    Tob Control 16:38-46. 2007
    ..Tobacco use also impairs short-term troop readiness...
  6. pmc Philip Morris's health information web site appears responsible but undermines public health
    Elizabeth A Smith
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Public Health Nurs 25:554-64. 2008
    ..Public health nurses should be prepared to examine health information on the Internet for subtle biases, to counter PM's specific language about smoking to patients, and to challenge PM's larger corporate goals...
  7. pmc Pictures worth a thousand words: noncommercial tobacco content in the lesbian, gay, and bisexual press
    Elizabeth A Smith
    Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Health Commun 11:635-49. 2006
    ..Noncommercial print images of smoking may normalize it, as movie product placement does. Media advocacy approaches could counter normalization of smoking in LGB-specific media...
  8. pmc 'We will speak as the smoker': the tobacco industry's smokers' rights groups
    Elizabeth A Smith
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California San Francisco Box 0612 San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Eur J Public Health 17:306-13. 2007
    ..This study assesses industry attempts to organize 'smokers' rights groups,' (SRGs) and the image of the smoker that underlay these efforts...
  9. ncbi request reprint 'It's interesting how few people die from smoking': tobacco industry efforts to minimize risk and discredit health promotion
    Elizabeth A Smith
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California San Francisco San Francisco, CA 94143 0612, USA
    Eur J Public Health 17:162-70. 2007
    ..This study illuminates an industry attempt to directly undermine popular understanding of the hazards of smoking using an industry-created organization called Associates for Research in the Science of Enjoyment (ARISE)...
  10. pmc What makes an ad a cigarette ad? Commercial tobacco imagery in the lesbian, gay, and bisexual press
    Elizabeth A Smith
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Box 0612, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 59:1086-91. 2005
    ..To determine the extent of commercial tobacco imagery in the lesbian, gay, and bisexual (LGB) press...
  11. pmc "Everywhere the soldier will be": wartime tobacco promotion in the US military
    Elizabeth A Smith
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:1595-602. 2009
    ..Considering tobacco use a benefit undermines military health priorities. Stronger policy is needed to reframe tobacco use as incompatible with military ideals...
  12. pmc Forcing the Navy to sell cigarettes on ships: how the tobacco industry and politicians torpedoed Navy tobacco control
    Naphtali Offen
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:404-11. 2011
    ..Because of military lobbying constraints, civilian pressure on Congress may be necessary to establish effective tobacco control policies in the armed forces...
  13. pmc "They're going to die anyway": smoking shelters at veterans' facilities
    Naphtali Offen
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Am J Public Health 103:604-12. 2013
    ..Civilian public health advocates should collaborate with veterans to expose the industry's manipulation, reframe the debate, and repeal the law...
  14. pmc "If you know you exist, it's just marketing poison": meanings of tobacco industry targeting in the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community
    Elizabeth A Smith
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:996-1003. 2008
    ..Participants did not view tobacco as a gay health issue. Targeting is a key aspect of corporate-community interaction. A better understanding of targeting may aid public health efforts to counter corporate disease promotion...
  15. pmc Is tobacco a gay issue? Interviews with leaders of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community
    Naphtali Offen
    School of Nursing, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Cult Health Sex 10:143-57. 2008
    ..Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender tobacco-control advocates should reframe smoking as an unhealthy response to the stresses of homophobia to persuade leaders that tobacco control is central to LGBT health...
  16. pmc The outing of Philip Morris: advertising tobacco to gay men
    Elizabeth A Smith
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, School of Nursing, University of California San Francisco, 94143, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:988-93. 2003
    ..This case study describes the events surrounding the first time a major tobacco company advertised in gay media...
  17. pmc Tobacco promotion to military personnel: "the plums are here to be plucked"
    Elizabeth A Smith
    Department of Social and Behavioral Science, University of California, San Francisco, 3333 California Street, Suite 455, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Mil Med 174:797-806. 2009
    ..The U.S. military collaborated with the tobacco industry for decades, creating a military culture of smoking. Reversing that process will require strong policy establishing tobacco use as unmilitary...
  18. pmc Why strong tobacco control measures "can't" be implemented in the U.S. Military: a qualitative analysis
    Elizabeth A Smith
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, 3333 California Street, Suite 455, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Mil Med 177:1202-7. 2012
    ..The military, Congress, and the President should re-evaluate the "can'ts" that have prevented effective action, and act to regulate and eventually abolish tobacco use in the armed forces...
  19. pmc Altria means tobacco: Philip Morris's identity crisis
    Elizabeth A Smith
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco 94143, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:553-6. 2003
    ..Company documents also suggest what the vulnerabilities of those plans are and how advocates might best exploit them...
  20. pmc "Willful misconduct": how the US government prevented tobacco-disabled veterans from obtaining disability pensions
    Naphtali Offen
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:1166-73. 2010
    ..Securing pensions was complicated by the notion that smoking is primarily a personal choice. The US government should compensate veterans fairly and should abolish military practices that encourage tobacco addiction...
  21. pmc How the health belief model helps the tobacco industry: individuals, choice, and "information"
    Edith D Balbach
    Community Health Program, Tufts University, 112 Packard Avenue, Medford, MA 02155, USA
    Tob Control 15:iv37-43. 2006
    ....