The Center for Tobacco Prevention and Control

Our Mission:

To improve the health and well-being of Maryland families by promoting healthy behaviors that reduce
the risk of injury and premature death, and prevent chronic illness.

We strive to accomplish this by:

  • Educating the public on important health issues to influence positive behavior changes​
  • Organizing and supporting activities that prevent disease and injury
  • Advocating positive social and environmental changes through coalition building, mass media,
    and public and private partnerships.