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August 23, 2019 - Scale It Up to Host Policy Workshop

Decorative Image: Logo for Scale It UpScale It Up to Host Policy Workshop at ATN Fall Meeting, October 22, 2019

"Adolescent HIV-Related Policy and Advocacy:  Turning Science into Action!"

Date: October 22, 2019

Time: 3pm - 5pm

Place: Washington, DC

This event is open to all ATN members. RSVP to nicmck@email.unc.edu or sylvie.naar@med.fsu.edu

This workshop, led by Dr. Gary Harper, will focus on providing participants with the skills needed to actively participate in policy and advocacy efforts aimed at improving the health and well-being of adolescents impacted by HIV. It is open to all individuals who are interested in learning more about health-related policy and advocacy work at both the state and federal level, regardless of your background or training.

The following topics will be covered in this two hour workshop: 

  • U.S. legislative processes
  • Various forms of policy and advocacy
  • Strategies for influencing legislators
  • Translating research and practice into policy
  • Developing and disseminating policy briefs

RSVP to nicmck@email.unc.edu or sylvie.naar@med.fsu.edu