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Joe Gitchell

president of PinneyAssociates

Joseph G. Gitchell is president of PinneyAssociates. He has extensive experience providing strategic counsel to clients across a wide range of health policy, regulatory and marketing and communications challenges. He has counseled clients navigating health policy and communications in the U.S., Europe, Latin America, Asia and the Middle East. This work has included extensive collaboration with highly respected researchers, policy experts, and nonprofit organizations around the world.

PinneyAssociates currently consults for Reynolds American Inc. on an exclusive basis on smoking harm reduction matters.

A co-author on more 40 articles, Gitchell has been published in journals including the American Journal of Preventive Medicine, Addiction, Archives of Internal Medicine, Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report and Tobacco Control.

In addition, Gitchell has presented at industry and policy conferences, including the TMA annual conference, the Global Forum on Nicotine, and the CHPA Annual Executive Conference on topics such as the impact of personal technologies on healthcare regulations and a strategic research agenda for e-cigarettes.