The who, what and how of advocacy
Monday, November 2, 2015: 12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
This session is designed to help new and seasoned advocates understand the general ethics and legalities related to lobbying and advocacy. The presentation will address common advocacy and lobbying restrictions for employees in non-profit organizations and government agencies and the activities that public health advocates can participate in regardless of their employer and/or profession.
Session Objectives: Demonstrate importance of advocacy. Discuss effective advocacy activities. Identify APHA tools and resources to engage in advocacy. Compare different advocacy and lobbying activities, and identify the restrictions for employees in non-profit organizations and government agencies.
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Organized by: APHA
Endorsed by: Oral Health
Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)