Workgroup Overview

Work Groups offer many ways for you to get involved. Here is an overview of each of the work groups and standing committees.

Alaska Native Tobacco Advisory Group

The Alaska Native Tobacco Advisory Group (ANTAG) includes four Alaska Native representatives appointed by the Alaska Native Health Board (ANHB) to the steering committee plus Lincoln Bean (ANHB) who meet to explore ways to address disparities. All Alaska Natives who want to participate in these meetings are welcome.

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Alaska Smokefree Housing Partnership

The Alaska Smokefree Housing Partnership is working to eliminate secondhand smoke from the air you breathe by advocating for Smokefree Policies in public/ private/tribal multi-unit housing, condos and single units, and to develop a statewide network to support citizens in living in smokefree environments.

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The Communications Work Group coordinates the ATCA newsletter which is produced four to six times per year. The Work Group has revised the annual membership mailing and plans to update the ATCA website to shift more information from the members-only section to the public site.

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The membership workgroup reviews new member applications, works with the Steering Committee to streamline the application process and increase membership, and welcomes all new ATCA members.

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Smokeless Tobacco

Smokeless Tobacco is the newest ATCA workgroup. We have established an action plan to address smokeless tobacco use in Alaska, specifically Alaska Native use, youth use and the use of recently marketed smokeless products.

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Teen Ambassadors

ATCA Teen Ambassadors strive to educate the community on the impacts of tobacco, and supports tobacco free areas. We empower youth to make a difference in their communities.

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Marjuana Policy

The ATCA Marijuana Policy workgroup tracks policies, regulations, implementation, and enforcement efforts pertaining to commercial marijuana establishments and marijuana consumption.

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January  2018
  • ATCA Marijuana Workgroup
    Starts: 3:00 pm
    Ends: January 22, 2018 - 4:00 pm
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