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AUTHORS AND CREDENTIALS
Disclosures: Judy Kruger, PhD, MS; Lauren Shaw, MS; Jennifer Kahende, PhD; and Erica Frank, MD, MPH have disclosed no relevant financial relationships.
Judy Kruger, PhD, MS, Epidemiology Branch, Office on Smoking and Health, Atlanta, Georgia; Lauren Shaw, MS, Jennifer Kahende, PhD, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia; Erica Frank, MD, MPH, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.