Publications and Presentations:

This page will be updated with information of details of presentations and publications about the programme.


Bauld L, Siddiqi K, Walbeek C, Arora M. Reducing Tobacco Harm and Building Research Capacity in Tobacco Control in Africa and South Asia: the New GCRF GROW Programme. ‘Idea Exchange’ session at: World Conference on Tobacco or Health; 2018 March 7th – 9th; Cape Town, South Africa.

Davidson F. The Tobacco Control Capacity Programme: A new GCRF GROW grant. UKCTAS Ten Year Celebration Conference; 2018 July 16th-17th; Nottingham, England.

Mullapudi S. Awareness and utilization of quit line number on tobacco packs among tobacco users and vendors in Upudi District, Karnataka, India. Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco Europe. 12 – 14 September, 2019; Oslo, Norway. *SRNT Europe travel award given to Somya Mullapudi through competitive process

Chugh A. Youth voice: how youth can be engaged for scaling up action on NCDs and mental health. WHO Global Meeting to Accelerate Progress on SDG target 3.4 on NCDs and Mental Health. 9-12 December 2019, Muscat, Oman. *WHO provided a sponsored place to Aastha Chugh through a competitive process

In addition to the other listings, the programme nominated three early career researchers from TCCP partner organisations (AKU, Pakistan; MAHE, India; HRIDAY, India) to attend a GCRF funded workshop being hosted by the Academy of Medical Sciences (for more details:

Other external communications outputs:

Hirpa S, Ralston R and Tiigah P. Opinion: What you need to know about research partnerships for sustainable development. 06 August 2019. Devex.

Singh A and Owusu-Dabo E from KNUST, Ghana contributed to producing a Ghana country profile for Tobacco Tactics.


Mukon AF, Tinghum EN. The demand for cigarettes: New evidence from South Africa. Development Southern Africa. 2019; 11 Jul 2019.

Mullapudi S, Britton J, Kulkarni M, Moodie C, Kamath V, Kamath A. A pilot study to assess compliance and impact of health warnings on tobacco products in the Upudi district of Karnataka State, India. Tobacco Induced Diseases. 2019; 17 (May); 45.

Getachew S, Lewis S, Britton J, Deressa W, Fogarty AW. Prevalence and risk factors for initiating tobacco and alcohol consumption in adolescents living in urban and rural Ethiopia. Public Health. 2019; 174; 118-126.

Plotnikova E, Hill SE, Wright A, Collin J. Towards ‘a balanced delegation’ or enhancing global health governance? Analysis of parties participation in the Conference of the Parties to WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control. Tobacco Control. 05 October 2018.

Dobbie F, Mdege N, Davidson F, Siddiqi K, Collin J, Huque R, Owusudabo E, van Walbeek C, Bauld L. Building capacity for applied research to reduce tobacco-related harm in low and middle income countries: protocol for the Tobacco Control Capacity Programme (TCCP), Journal of Global Health Reports. 2019; Vol 3.

Sheik A, Campbell H, Balharry D, Adab P, Barreto ML, Bauld L, Cooper P, Cruz A, Davidson F, Dodd P, Enocson A, Fitch N, Griffiths C, Grigg J, Heyderman RS, Jordan R, Katikireddi SV, Kuo S, Kwambana-Adams B, Leyland AH, Mortimer K, Mosler G, Obasi A, Orme M, Readshaw A, Savio M, Siddiqi K, Sifaki-Pistolla D, Singh S, Squire B, Tsiligianni I, and Williams S. The UK’s Global Health Respiratory Network: Improving respiratory health of the world's poorest through research collaborations . Journal of Global Health. 2019; Issue 02.

Singh A, Owusu-Dabo E, Dobbie F, Mdege N, McNeill A, Britton J and Bauld L. (In Press) A Situational Analysis of Tobacco Control in Ghana: Progress, Opportunities and Challenges. Journal of Global Health Reports. 2020.