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Apr 13, 2016 by joelt
PUBH 6325 : Federal Policymaking and Policy Advocacy
Wed, 13 Apr 2016 08:51:28 GMT
Mon, 19 Oct 2015 14:32:53 GMT
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Prevention and Community Health
Public Health (PUBH)
Programs referencing this course
HA-MHA: Health Administration
HP-DRPH: Health Policy
HPOL-MPH: Health Policy
IDS-MA: International Development Studies
PA-MPHHP: Physician Assistant and Health Policy
Milken Institute School of Public Health
Public Health (PUBH)
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Federal Policymaking and Policy Advocacy
Short Course Title
Fed Polmaking & Pol Advocacy
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Horton, Seiler, Byrnes
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The federal health policymaking process, including an overview of the legislative, administrative, and judicial processes that affect policymaking. The federal budget, authorization, and appropriation processes. An advocacy campaign framework is used to demonstrate common techniques and strategies used to advance legislative and regulatory policies, including coalition building and the use of policy studies and media relations.
By the end of the course student will have learned: • Key aspects of the federal legislative process and the Congressional budget and appropriations process; • Key aspects of the federal rulemaking process and the development of sub-regulatory policy; • How health policy advocacy plays a role in these processes; • The distinction between health policy advocacy and health policy analysis; • The importance of varied sets of writing and persuasive skills in the development of materials related to health policy advocacy.
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