What is the difference between advocacy, direct lobbying, and grassroots lobbying?
- Audience: Community health centers, community health workers, school staff, public health, non-profit organizations, legislative employees
- Format: Online webinar
- Price: Free
- Length: 2 hours
- Credential(s) eligible for contact hours: Certificate of completion only
- Competencies: Communication Skills
- Learning Level: Awareness
- Companion trainings: Persuasive Communications 1, 2, 3
- Supplemental materials: PowerPoint slides
About this Webinar
What can you do as a non-profit or public health official? What are the legal sources of lobbying restrictions? What is the difference between advocacy, direct lobbying, and grassroots lobbying?
What you'll learn
At the end of the course, participants will be able to:
- Identify the legal sources of lobbying restrictions.
- Define and describe advocacy, direct lobbying, and grassroots lobbying and the difference between these terms.
- Describe federal lobbying restrictions and the impact these restrictions have on public health officials and advocates in non-profits.
- Describe New Hampshire laws relative to lobbying and advocacy.
Subject Matter Expert
Kerri McGowan Lowrey, JD, MPH
Deputy Director and Director for Grants & Research
Network for Public Health Law’s Eastern Region at the University of Maryland Carey School of Law
James (Jim) Monahan
The Dupont Group
Registration and Contact Hours
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