A collection of videos featuring my views on tobacco harm reduction science, regulation and policy
Short: what’s wrong with vaping prohibition?
Five brief reasons why prohibition fails on all counts (3 mins). 4 December 2022.
Short: the case for tobacco harm reduction
Five reasons to support tobacco harm reduction for public health (2 mins). 28 October 2022.
A swift half with Chris Snowdon
Wide-ranging discussion on the international scene in tobacco policy and harm reduction (30 mins). July 2022.
Vaping Today interview with me at GFN 2022
Wide-ranging discussion on the international scene in tobacco policy and harm reduction (12 mins) – with Spanish captions. June 2022
Why is FDA regulation such a mess?
My presentation to the US E-cigarette Summit 2022 in Washington DC – 17 May 2022- 19 Minutes. PowerPoint slides via Slideshare.
Introduction to harm reduction and policy
Embedding harm reduction in tobacco policy (11 minutes) – 25 March 2022, Taiwan
The new tobacco wars
My presentation to the 2021 virtual E-cigarette Summit (18 minutes) – 7 December 2021
Transformation of the tobacco industry: strategy, competition, and ethics
4th Scientific Summit on Tobacco Harm Reduction: Novel Products, Research and Policy 55 minutes (30 Sept 2021)
WHO, FCTC and the Conference of the Parties
Asia Harm Reduction Forum 2021 – 21 minutes (1 July 2021)
The Endgame Revisited
US E-cigarette Summit, 26 May 2021 – 17 minutes
Vaping and tobacco harm reduction: 6 things you need to know
Presentation to the Royal College of GPs Conference on Managing Drug and Alcohol Problems in Primary Care – 30 mins (26 March 2021).
Drug Science Webinar
Vaping and Tobacco Harm Reduction – In My Professional Opinion – 18 February 2021 – 45 minutes [slides via Slideshare]
NNA Webinar – Europe
Can consumers escape EU regulation? 1 hour
What’s gone wrong? GFN online 2020
My opening presentation at GFN 2020 on what has gone wrong in tobacco harm reduction – online 11 June 2020 – 11 minutes
Panel Q&A. GFN online 2020
Working through the issues with Marewa Glover (New Zealand) and Clarisse Virgino (Philippines)- online 11 June 2020 – 50 minutes
Interview on Vida News
In-depth discussion on vaping and public health following day 1 of GFN – 11 June 2020 – 30 mins
The review of the EU Tobacco Products Directive: opportunity or catastrophe?
Webinar with New Nicotine Alliance 4 June 2020 – 1 hour
DELICIOUS IRONY? | New Studies Show Smokers Do Better With COVID19 | RegWatch (Live)
Interview with RegWatch 13 May 2020 – 1 hr 22mins
Comments to EuroActiv at GFN 2019 with Gerry Stimson and Lynne Dawkins
14 June 2019
Commenting on a leaked Canadian study and anticipating its results
Regulator Watch – 29 April 2019
Standard tobacco harm reduction conference presentation (10 mins)
21 March 2018
Based on five quotes from Royal College of Physicians report Nicotine without smoke: tobacco harm reduction
Interview with Ed Tyll – Starcom Radio (30m)
20 September 2017
Presentation to GFN conference (19m): What would good regulation look like?
17 June 2017
Conference web site: Global Forum on Nicotine 2017 (see also Presentation
Presentation to Iceland conference (12m) – concepts of tobacco harm reduction and regulation
14 May 2017
Conference web site: Veipum Lifum (also seen in Kazakhstan, 16 May 2017)
Interviews with Sally Satel, American Enterprise Institute
25 October 2016
Full interview: vaping, regulation, health arguments (48m)
Clip: four basic arguments against vaping and what’s wrong with them (8m)
Clip: what is the FDA doing and why it is so misguided? (8m)
Interview on FDA, US situation with Patricia Kovacevic of Nicopure Labs, the company challenging FDA vape technology regulations in court (27m)
26 October 2016
The pleasure principle – clip from Global Forum Nicotine 2016 (2m)
18 June 2016
What would good regulation of e-cigarettes look like – my talk at GFN 2016 (21m)
Interviews on tobacco harm reduction and regulation with Brent Stafford of Regulator Watch (9m)
5 May 2016
How much damage will the Tobacco Products Directive do? (9m)
Extra clip: Nicotine and social acceptance – how does society deal with risk (2m)
Prohibition or profit; competing visions for the tobacco endgame – Global Forum on Nicotine 2015 (27m)
17 June 2015
Meltdown! Debate with Professor John Ashton on Radio 4 (audio – 11m)
14 September 2016 / timeless
The confusion in tobacco control and anticipating the Tobacco Products Directive (8m)
25 October 2013
SWOF: Clive Bates on why electronic cigarettes won’t work as medicines (5m)
18 June 2013