STATEMENT ON COVID 19 IN INDIA

Conference Secretariat of 5th NCTOH is aware that the rapidly developing situation regarding COVID-19 will impact seriously on events scheduled to take place over the next few months. We are hopeful that national circumstances will be more favourable by September in time for the 5th National Conference on tobacco or Health (www.nctoh2020.com) however, we will continue to monitor the situation and the potential impact on the conference closely and keep on updating the potential audience of NCTOH.

Organiser remains committed to ensuring knowledge sharing and collaboration throughout this difficult period, and ensuring services for strengthening National Tobacco control programme along with sharing contextual experiences and best practices in tobacco control which will ultimately lead to advancing tobacco control in the country. Therefore, we continue to encourage submissions of abstracts and sessions to the National Conference on Tobacco or Health (NCTOH). Regular updates will be made available through our official website www.nctoh2020.org.