3318.0 Mobilizing a Public Health Campaign

Monday, October 31, 2011: 2:30 PM
Session Objectives: Learn how to coordinate an effective grassroots campaign in support of a public health issue! Panelists will share their perspectives on the best ways to engage the public, lawmakers, the media, and partners in support of a public health issue, giving participants 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.
Leon F. Vinci, DHA, MPH, BA, RS

2:50 PM
Successful Advocacy in Connecticut
Katharine K. Lewis, PhD, MPH, RN

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Organized by: APHA-Government Relations

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH) , Masters Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES)