3266.0 Building Political Will: Advocacy Initiatives

Monday, October 31, 2011: 12:30 PM
Session Objectives: 1. Describe strategies for presenting data in order to have maximum impact on the policy-making process. 2. Identify best practices for translating information to policy makers. 3. Describe tips and tools for successful public health advocacy and policymaker relationship building
Donna Beal, MPH, MCHES

12:50 PM
Translating public health research: A strategy for building effective alliances with policy makers
Alicia Samuels, MPH, Keshia Pollack, PhD, MPH, Shannon Frattaroli, PhD, MPH, Andrea C. Gielen, ScD, ScM and Jon S. Vernick, JD, MPH

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Organized by: Public Health Education and Health Promotion
Endorsed by: American Indian, Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian Caucus

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