Media Advisory Re: CVS Decision to Drop Tobacco Products from Stores; Johns Hopkins Business Professors Available to Comment in Media Reports

In the wake of CVS Caremark’s announcement of its decision to stop selling tobacco products, experts on brand management, marketing, and health issues from the full-time faculty of the Johns Hopkins Carey Business School are available to comment.

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Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) February 05, 2014

For journalists covering CVS Caremark’s plan to stop selling tobacco products, the following experts on brand management, marketing, and health issues from the full-time faculty of the Johns Hopkins Carey Business School are available to comment:

· Kevin Frick, PhD, is a professor trained as a health economist. He previously spent 16 years on the faculty of the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. He has expertise in cost-effectiveness analysis in various medical areas.

· Dipankar Chakravarti, PhD, is a professor with expertise in consumer behavior, with a specific interest in consumer psychology in developing economies. Chakravarti is a lifetime fellow and former president of the Society for Consumer Psychology.

· Sylvia Long-Tolbert, PhD, is an assistant professor with expertise in brand management and consumer research.

· Emilia Simeonova, PhD, is an assistant professor who has expertise in the economics of health care delivery and other medical issues within a business context.

To arrange an interview, please contact Patrick Ercolano of the Carey Business School communications office at 410-234-9296 or pae(at)jhu(dot)edu.


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    The Johns Hopkins Carey Business School
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