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New Mexico Clean Indoor Act Anniversary Celebration

On Thursday, June 15th the American Heart Association joined our tobacco coalition partners in celebrating the 10 year anniversary of the Dee Johnson Clean Indoor Air Act. 

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The event was celebrated at Marble Brewery, a popular smoke- and vapor-free bar in Albuquerque. American Heart Association Board Chairman, Dr. Abinash Achrikar was among a group of advocates who spoke at the event. Approximately 30 people attended the celebration, and the local news station KRQE was there to cover the event. Click this link for a livestream video of the event.

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Full list of speakers:

Abinash Achrekar, MD, MPH, Cardiologist at University of New Mexico and American Heart Association Board President

Former State Senator Dede Feldman 

State Senator Cisco McSorley

Chris Dracup, Musicians for a Smoke-free Stage 

Patricia Torn, NMACT member and advocate 

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