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APHA’s Speak for Health Advocacy Bootcamp

July 15, 2019 – July 16, 2019 all-day
Washington, DC - National Press Club
National Press Club
529 14th St NW, Washington
DC 20045
$75 for APHA Members, $225 for non-members; Scholarships available

Interested in advocating for climate change and public health action? Join APHA’s Speak for Health Advocacy Bootcamp in Washington, D.C., for a two-day training tailored to public health students and early-career professionals on how to be an effective public health advocate. This year’s bootcamp theme is Climate Changes Health. The training will cover the basics of how to advocate for evidence-based public health policies, including how to navigate Capitol Hill, how to amplify your advocacy with communications strategy and how to message your issue.

The Center for Climate, Health and Equity is thrilled to be offering ten scholarships of $700 each to support students and recent graduates interested in attending the Speak for Health Bootcamp. For more information on scholarship eligibility and the selection process, visit the scholarship application page.