The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has launched a new marketing campaign called “Every Try Counts” that encourages smokers to keep trying to quit with ads placed where people may be most tempted to continue the habit – at gas stations and convenience stores. Milwaukee is one of 35 markets across the US that will have print, radio, digital, and billboard ads.
As 2017 comes to a close, we wanted to share with you some of the highlights of our year. The Public Policy Institute’s prevention team has been working hard to promote the positive message that preventing negative behaviors is far more effective and beneficial than trying to stop them once they’ve taken hold.
Community Advocates Public Policy Institute Senior Fellow David Riemer was recognized by the Wisconsin State Public Defender Board for his work creating the State Public Defender Office in the late 1970s.