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Q&A: Amy Barkley, regional director Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids

Aug 14th, 2017

Amy Barkley is the regional director for the Tobacco States and Mid-Atlantic Region at the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids, which advocates for laws that prevent kids from using tobacco products, help tobacco users quit and protect people from secondhand smoke. Barkley spoke with Interact for Health about the lessons learned from her time with the Campaign.... Read More

Q&A: Rob Crane, president of the Preventing Tobacco Addiction Foundation

Jul 17th, 2017

Rob Crane is the president of the Preventing Tobacco Addiction Foundation, which works to reduce the public health effects of tobacco by focusing on prevention. Crane, a professor of family medicine at the Ohio State University, spoke with Interact for Health to discuss the successes and lessons learned from his time with the foundation.

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Q&A: Andy Lee, Chief Mindfulness Officer at Aetna

May 22nd, 2017

Andy Lee is the chief mindfulness officer at U.S. health insurer Aetna. In his role, he seeks to create a deeply rooted, mindful culture at Aetna and bring the benefits of mindfulness to the company's employees and members. He also is working to develop an industry-leading portfolio of products that support and encourage mindfulness.

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Eric Oberg is the director of trail development for Rails-to-Trails Conservancy

Apr 24th, 2017

Eric Oberg is the director of trail development for Rails-to-Trails Conservancy. The organization works to create new walking and biking trails out of former rail lines with the goal of building healthier communities across the United States. Oberg spoke with Interact for Health to discuss the successes and lessons learned from his time wit... Read More

Q&A: Olga Acosta Price, director of the Center for Health and Health Care in Schools

Apr 10th, 2017

Olga Acosta Price is director of the Center for Health and Health Care in Schools at the George Washington University Milken Institute School of Public Health. The center partners with local foundations, government health and education agencies, school districts, and providers across the United States to advance and support school-connect... Read More