Tobacco Grant Program Review Committee

 
The Tobacco Review Committee oversees the strategic planning and funding recommendations for the State Tobacco Education, Prevention and Education Grant Program.
 
Next committee meeting | meeting materials

The next Tobacco Review Committee meeting will be held on Friday, January 18, 2019, from 1 to 4:30 p.m. at CDPHE.

The Tobacco Review Committee members would like to invite public comments regarding proposed funding reduction decisions at the January 18 meeting.

 

If you wish to share oral comments at the meeting (either in person or by phone), please sign up using this form: https://goo.gl/forms/r6fMPdSkd6d1G84k1. You may still sign up to provide oral public comment on the day of the meeting if time allows. Public comments during the meeting will be limited to 3 minutes each and speakers will be ordered by sign-up. There will be approximately one hour dedicated to public comment at this meeting.

 

Any written comments should be emailed to cdphe_a35grantreviewcommittees@state.co.us by COB Wednesday, Jan. 16 to be shared with the Review Committee members prior to the meeting.

  • Committee meetings are open to the public. You may attend in person or via phone conference.
  • To call in, please dial the conference access number:
    • 877-820-7831 toll-free or 720-279-0026 if you’re calling from the Denver metro area.
    • Then dial the participant passcode: 897463#.
    • Press *6 to mute your phone.
  • To attend the meeting via webinar, please use this URL:
The committee meets on the third Friday of each month from 1 to 4:30 p.m.
 
 
About the review committee
  • The committee is a 16-member working advisory board that develops funding priorities, reviews grant applications and makes recommendations to the Board of Health for the grant program.
  • Volunteer members are appointed by the Board of Health, the Legislature and our executive director, and serve a three-year term.
  • The Tobacco Education, Prevention and Cessation Grant Program Review Committee was created in 2005 by Amendment 35 (House Bill 05-1262) with the responsibility for “ensuring that program priorities are established consistent with the Colorado tobacco prevention and control strategic plan, overseeing program strategies and activities, and ensuring that the program grants are in compliance with Section 25-3.5-805” of the Colorado Revised Statutes. (CRS 25-3.5-804 (5)).