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CASAA Comment to FDA regarding Swedish Match’s Modified Risk Tobacco Product (MRTP) Applications

To:       U.S. Food and Drug Administration From:  Carl V Phillips, PhD             Chief Scientific Officer             The Consumer Advocates for Smoke-free Alternatives Association (CASAA)             cphillips@casaa.org 25 November 2014 VIA regulations.gov Comment Tracking Number: 1jy-8fp5-yhfe Re:     CASAA comments on Swedish Match MRTP application            (Docket No. FDA-2014-N-1051) 1.      Introduction This comment on Docket No. FDA-2014-N-1051, Swedish Match’s (SM’s) Modified …

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CASAA’s Comment to OMB/OIRA regarding Paperwork Reduction Act and FDA Deeming Regulation

To:      Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs From:  Carl V Phillips, PhD            Scientific Director            The Consumer Advocates for Smoke-free Alternatives Association (CASAA)            cphillips@casaa.org 26 May 2014 Re: The Food and Drug Administration Deems Tobacco Products To Be Subject to the Federal Food, Drug, …

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CASAA Testimony – Vermont Senate Finance Committee April 8, 2014

Testimony of Carl V. Phillips, PhD, Consumer Advocates for Smoke-free Alternatives Association (CASAA) in Oppositionto bill H 884 8 April 2014 I am Carl V Phillips, PhD, Scientific Director of CASAA, The Consumer Advocates for Smoke-free Alternatives Association.  I live in xxxx, New Hampshire.  I urge you to not support H 884, which would inappropriately place a disproportionate tax burden …

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CASAA presents at FDA listening session in San Diego

San Diego — April 5, 2014 The Office of Science in the Center for Tobacco Products held a public listening session, in conjunction with the annual meeting of the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR), this past Saturday.  Senior staff from the Office of Science was present to hear relevant presentations from members of the public. CASAA director Elaine Keller …

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CASAA Testimony to Philadelphia City Council Regarding Proposed Ordinance to Ban E-Cigarette Use Wherever Smoking is Prohibited

Testimony of Carl V. Phillips, PhD, Consumer Advocates for Smoke-free Alternatives Association (CASAA) to the Philadelphia City Council regarding e-cigarettes (in opposition to Bill No. 14009500 and in opposition unless amended to Bill No. 14009600) 11 March 2014 My name is Carl V Phillips, PhD.  I currently live in xxx, New Hampshire, but have close ties to Philadelphia and until …

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CASAA engages with US government to ensure consumer representation

This week, CASAA took two steps to help gain consumers better representation in tobacco product regulation.  First, we nominated our Scientific Director, Dr. Carl V Phillips, to serve on the Tobacco Products Scientific Advisory Committee (TPSAC) for FDA’s Center for Tobacco Products.  CTP has repeatedly assured the public that it intends to make sure consumers have a seat at the …

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CASAA December 30, 2013 Nomination of Carl V. Phillips to TPSAC

December 30, 2013 Advisory Committee Oversight and Management Staff Food and Drug Administration 10903 New Hampshire Ave., Bldg. 32, Rm. 5103 Silver Spring, MD 20993-0002 Via email to  cv@oc.fda.gov Dear Members of the Advisory Committee Oversight and Management Staff: On behalf of The Consumer Advocates for Smoke-free Alternatives Association (CASAA), I am writing to nominate Carl V. Phillips, PhD, as a voting …

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Not ready to Smokeout? Switching products is as good as quitting

WASHINGTON, Nov. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The Consumer Advocates for Smoke-free Alternatives Association (CASAA) has good news for the smokers who have tried repeatedly to quit over the past 36 years during the American Cancer Society’s Great American Smokeout, but keep relapsing: For those smokers who don’t even try to quit during the annual event, there are other life-saving options. To smokers who …

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Analyst projection: E-cigs will overtake traditional tobacco revenue at Reynolds in 2021

Winston-Salem JournalRichard Carver Reynolds American Inc. may have just eight more years as a predominant traditional cigarette manufacturer if a leading tobacco analyst’s revenue projections about electronic cigarettes prove accurate. E-cigarettes are battery-powered devices that heat a liquid nicotine solution in a disposable cartridge and create a vapor that is inhaled. Bonnie Herzog, with Wells Fargo Securities, has estimated Reynolds …

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CASAA gives presentation in FDA ‘Listening Session’

Dr. Carl V PhillipsCASAA Scientific Director Rockville, MD — On August 26, 2013, CASAA had the opportunity to have a “Listening Session” with policy staff from the FDA’s Center for Tobacco Products (CTP).  CASAA directors Elaine Keller, Carl V Phillips, Ronald A Ward, and Julie Woessner gave a presentation and answered questions for little over an hour. Listening Sessions are …

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