Linda McAvan has been awarded Patti White Award
MP EP Linda McAvan who has been awarded the inaugural Patti White Award for outstanding contribution to tobacco Control by Inwat Europe. The Inwat Europe Board established this named Award this year to commemorate Patti White who died last year.
Linda Mc Avan was selected as the first recipient of this Award due to her enormous contributions in succesfully steering through the EU Tobacco Product Directive which came into force on 20th May.
The Award cermony took place in Brussels at an SFP organized event in the EP on the World No Tobacco Day May 31, 2016.
Linda McAven between Sofia Ravara (left) and Norma Cronin from INWAT Europe