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Texas A&M Professor to Serve on National Youth Tobacco Prevention Panel

Dr. Kenneth McLeroy, regents and distinguished professor at the Texas A&M Health Science Center School of Rural Public Health was recently invited to serve on a panel to examine a new campaign for Legacy’s truth youth tobacco prevention program. Legacy’s truth is a national youth tobacco prevention program that targets youth from early teens to mid-twenties and provides them with facts and information about the consequences of tobacco use. This campaign uses social media and one-on-one interaction as well as traditional media to present their public health message to the youth of today.