Principles of Health Equity in Tobacco Control with Low Socioeconomic Status Populations

The purpose of this introductory-level resource is to enhance awareness and knowledge about the intersection of health equity in tobacco control and populations with low socioeconomic status (SES) characteristics. Readers will better understand the reasons commercial tobacco is not an equal opportunity killer and evidence-based strategies for addressing the underlying causes of tobacco related disparities. Readers will better understand the reasons commercial tobacco is not an equal opportunity killer, evidence-based strategies for addressing the underlying causes of tobacco related disparities, and how they can better support individuals and communities with low SES characteristics.