Public Policy Dialogue

Creating a dialogue is critical to developing effective policy options to address public welfare concerns in health care. We engage in a variety of initiatives to increase civil dialogue related to different policy perspectives.


Upcoming Events

Health Policy Leadership Series

Presentations by national leaders in health policy

Maternal Health and Disparities: Legislative Policy and Issues

Date: Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 8:00-9:30 AM
Presenter: Rep. Lauren Underwood, D-IL 14th District
Location: Milken Institute School of Public Health - 950 New Hampshire Ave. NW

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Past Events

Policy Seminar Series

Discussion with policy heads from nursing organizations

Healthcare Advocacy through the Nursing Lens: Lesson Learned and Future Directions

Date: Tuesday, October 29 - 12:00 - 1:00 PM 
Presenter: Dave Mason, president of Mason Consulting and a government affairs consultant for nursing organizations
Location: Foggy Bottom Large Conference Room and Webex

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Policies and Research to Optimize Student Health

Date: Tuesday, September 24, 2019 - 12:00 - 1:00 PM 
Presenter: National Association of School Nurses: Donna Mazyck - Executive Director, and Erin Maughan - Director of Research
Location: Foggy Bottom Large Conference Room and Webex

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Leading NP Education – NONPF's 2019 Strategic Direction

Date: Tuesday, April 30, 2019 - 12:00 - 1:00 PM 
Presenter: Mary Beth Bigley, CEO of the National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties
Location: Foggy Bottom Large Conference Room

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Creating Policy with a Purpose

Date: Tuesday, February 26, 2019 
Presenter: Suzanne Miyamoto, CEO of the American Academy of Nursing
Location: Foggy Bottom Large Conference Room

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New Year, New Congress: How Your Voice Helps Shape Policy

Date: Tuesday, January 22, 2019
Presenter: Rachel L. Stevenson, MA, Director of Government Affairs at the American Association of Colleges of Nursing
Location: Foggy Bottom Large Conference Room

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Nurses Leading Change Through Policy Advocacy

Date: Tuesday, November 27, 2018
Presenter: Andrea Brassard, Senior Strategic Policy Advisor at the Center to Champion Nursing in America
Location: Foggy Bottom Large Conference Room

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Health Policy Leadership Series

Presentations by national leaders in health policy

Age-Friendly Health Systems

Date: Tuesday, March 26, 2019 - 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Presenter: Dr. Terry Fulmer, President of the John A. Hartford Foundation
Location: Continental Ballroom - Marvin Center, 800 21st NW, Washington, DC 20052

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Medical and Technological Breakthroughs Shaping Health, Policy and Society

Date: Monday, December 10, 2018
Presenter: Dr. Victor J. Dzau, President of the National Academy of Medicine
Location: Betts Theatre at Marvin Center

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U.S. Surgeon General's Talk On Opioid Epidemic

Date: Monday, October 1, 2018
Presenter: U.S. Surgeon General Vice Admiral Jerome M. Adams, MD, MPH
Location: Betts Theatre at Marvin Center

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General Policy Center Events

Other events sponsored by the Center for Health Policy and Media Engagement

Health Policy Brief Series - 2019

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