3295.0 Mobilizing a Campaign Around a Public Health Issue

Monday, October 27, 2008: 2:30 PM
Learn how to do effective grassroots organizing in support of a public health campaign! This session will give participants the basic tools needed to implement a grassroots campaign on the federal, state or local levels. Participants will receive an overview of the different components to putting together a successful advocacy campaign, such as planning a strategy, developing a message, obtaining funding, and setting and achieving goals. Panelists also will share their perspectives on what works to engage the public, lawmakers, the media, and partners in support of public health.
Howard Pollick , Jirair Ratevosian, MPH and Leon F. Vinci, DHA, MPH, BA, RS

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Organized by: APHA-Goverment Relations