Identify and list your state (xxxxx) and federal representatives and senators. Are any of these representatives involved in, or in a position to influence, a health policy issue that matters to you? (Obesity)
Provide suggestions for an action plan in how you would use this information to engage in effective advocacy.
Have you ever considered running for a political office (No, I dont like politics)?
We need more health care professionals in the legislature! Describe one strategy that leads to a successful campaign and one barrier to running that stands in your way.
What is the difference between advocacy and activism?
How will you, as a nurse scientist or APRN engage in advocacy through a community connection or your professional organization?