Online Program

Policy Statement Development Process-Introduction & APHA Policy Calendar

Monday, November 2, 2015 : 8:30 a.m. - 8:50 a.m.

Jennifer Magnabosco, PhD, Veteran's Administration, Los Angeles, CA

Presentation will introduce the session’s content on APHA policy statement development, JPC and Science Board review of policy statements, and use of policy statements by APHA staff and membership. Description of APHA policy calendar dates and activities will also be covered.

Learning Areas:

Implementation of health education strategies, interventions and programs
Other professions or practice related to public health
Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs
Program planning
Public health or related education
Public health or related organizational policy, standards, or other guidelines

Learning Objectives:
Describe and discuss overview of the APHA policy calendar dates and activities, policy statement development process, policy statement review process, and use of policy statements by APHA staff and membership.

Presenting author's disclosure statement:

Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am the Co-Chair of the APHA Action Board Policy Committee and have overseen and directly worked on developing the concept and content of this presentation in collaboration with the Committee, APHA staff and session speakers.
Any relevant financial relationships? No

I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.