Advocacy Academy

2020 Advocacy Academy
Sponsored by UPHA, USOPHE and ActionUtah

Wednesday February 26, 2020 ~ 9:00am-2:00pm
State Office Building - Auditorium ~ 450 North State Street, Salt Lake City

Maps:  Capitol Complex & Parking ~ State Office Building-Auditorium
Note:  Online registration will close February 24th.
You may register at the door on the 26th, but will not be guaranteed a lunch.
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     Click on the image below to see the event Flier.

Join us to receive hands on training in advocacy and education, including direct interaction with legislators to promote UPHA, USOPHE and ActionUtah's policy priorities.
- Access to Healthcare and Medicaid Expansion
- Climate Change and Air Quality
- Ensuring Public Health Funding
- Tobacco Prevention and Control

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Click HERE to Register Online
For the 2020 Advocacy Academy

Note:  Online registration will close February 24th.

You may register at the door on the 26th, but will not be guaranteed a lunch.

Preliminary Agenda:
Time
Topic
Location
Speakers
9:00 - 9:15 am Welcome and Introductions State Office Building Auditorium Sharon Talboys, UPHA President & Linnea Fletcher, USOPHE President
9:15-10:15 am Hands on Advocacy Training State Office Building Auditorium Carrie Butler, Action Utah
10:15 - 10:50 am Presentation of Priority Issues and Bills State Office Building Auditorium Christy Cushing, UPHA &
Linnea Fletcher, USOPHE
11:00 - 12:00 pm Floor Time Capitol Building 3rd Floor outside the House floor and Senate floor
12:00pm-12:30pm Regroup and Gather State Office Building Auditorium  
12:30pm - 1:30pm Lunch and Panel State Office Building Auditorium Panel (3 legislators, 3 experts)
Panelist Moderator:

Brittany Guerra, UPHA
2:00 onward Attend a Committee Capitol Complex

 

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Historical Information

Each year, the UPHA Advocacy Unit hosts an Advocacy Summit.  This event includes training and hands-on experience at the Capitol during the legislative session.  If you are interested in helping to plan the an Advocacy Summit, contact the UPHA Advocacy Unit at:  advocacy@upha.org

Learn more about past events:

2019 Flyer ~ 2019 Agenda  |  2017 Flyer ~ 2017 Agenda |  2016 Flyer ~ 2016 Agenda

2015 Flyer ~ 2015 Agenda |  2014 Flyer ~ 2014 Agenda