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Moffitt Researcher Named Society for Research on Nicotine & Tobacco Fellow

Feb. 2, 2023Vani Simmons, Ph.D., co-director of Moffitt Cancer Center’s Tobacco Research and Intervention Program, has been selected as Fellow of the Society for Research on Nicotine & Tobacco (SRNT). The status of Fellow is a distinction conferred by the Society on members in recognition of outstanding contributions to the field of nicotine and tobacco research, and of service to SRNT.

Simmons joined Moffitt in 2008. Her research focuses on reducing health disparities by developing and validating innovative, participant-centered smoking cessation interventions.