CureApp Satellite Session Present at the 17th World Conference on Tobacco or Health
The WCTOH is the premier international forum on tobacco control that aims to foster regional and international partnerships through exchange and mentorship opportunities. This year, for the first time in its 50-year history, the event was held on the African continent.
The conference brought together 2000 delegates from more than 100 countries, including researchers, academics, non-governmental organizations, civil society, scientists, healthcare professionals and public officials, working on all aspects of tobacco control. As the conference theme “Uniting the World for a Tobacco-Free Generation” suggests, international collaboration is vital for tackling tobacco use, which remains the world’s leading preventable cause of death, killing more than seven million people each year.
Within the scope of the WCTOH 2018, the CureApp presented in satellite session named “ New therapeutic approach with smartphone application and IoT device for smoking cessation and its clinical evidence in Japan “
More than 110 participants joined in CureApp session. After the session, researchers and academics from South Korea, Israel, USA, Netherland, South Africa,Tunisia, Canda showed robust interest to deploy CureApp in their country.
The conference gave CureApp the unique opportunity to meet with prominent scientists and advocates in the field of tobacco control.