LGBTQ+: Equal Health for Everyone - Part 2 (Zoom)

A heart-shaped LGBTQ+ Pride Flag along an electrocardiogram pulse line leading to a stethoscope, while a line of people shapes in a range of rainbow colors stands underneath the heart.

Tobacco Use in the LGBTQ+ Community

Key points of this health lecture:

  • Learn about smoking and tobacco use behaviors in the LGBTQ+ community
  • Discuss factors that influence smoking
  • Provide lung cancer screening information and resources


Presented by Ashley Purper, MPH. Ashley is a Community Cancer Control Specialist with Rutgers Cancer Institute of NJ. As part of the community outreach and engagement team, she is responsible for educating the community on various cancer prevention and screening topics through workshops and other outreach opportunities. She obtained her Bachelor of Science in Biology from West Chester University and began working with the Cancer Institute after obtaining her Master of Public Health Degree in 2021.


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