Deborah Buckles

IU Melvin and Bren Simon Cancer Center Indiana University

Office phone:
317-278-3736
Email:
dhudson@iupui.edu

Areas of Expertise

Smoking cessation, quitting smoking, tobacco, nicotine, vaping, e-cigarettes.

Expert Bio

Deborah (Hudson) Buckles is an expert on smoking cessation and the program director of the Tobacco Treatment Program at the Indiana University Melvin and Bren Simon Cancer Center. In 2018, the cancer center was awarded a two-year, $500,000 grant from the National Cancer Institute for the Cancer Center Cessation Initiative, created to expand existing efforts at NCI-designated cancer centers to help tobacco-using patients quit smoking.

Additional Information

IU Simon Cancer Center: https://cancer.iu.edu/index.php

"IU Simon Cancer Center awarded NCI funding to expand smoking cessation treatment": https://cancer.iu.edu/news-publications/smoking.shtml

E-cigs and vaping Q&A: https://medicine.iu.edu/blogs/spirit-of-medicine/e-cigs-and-vaping-qa/

Updated on: January 7, 2020