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Mark Nichter

Regents’ Professor University of ArizonaDepartment of Anthropology
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Biographical Info

Mark Nichter is Regents Professor and coordinator of the Graduate Medical Anthropology Training Program at the University of Arizona. His long term  research interests include the study of pharmaceutical  trials , marketing , prescription, consumption and adherence; drug use trends,  pharmaceutical selves,   ,  and factors favoring  tobacco uptake, dependency, and cessation.  Mark has carried out long term research in both South and Southeast Asia as well as the United states.  He has served on  Institute of Medicine  committees on Tobacco and Youth in the USA, and the Use and Popularity of Complementary and Alternative Medicine, as well as the Robert Wood JohnsonTobacco Etiology Research Network. He currently serves on the Advisory Board, of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health & Society Scholars  Program,  and is PI of  NIH funded Project Quit Tobacco International Email:

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