Table 1.

Key research opportunities

Genetics and gene-environment interactions influencing tobacco use and cessation
Bioinformatics and health informatics: development of standardized measures of exposure
Disparities: vulnerable, at risk, and underserved populations
Interventions: development of new medications and novel behavioral approaches
Methodology and measurement: refinement of smoking phenotypes and increase research on effectiveness of treatments
Team science: expansion of interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary research