KALBOH Board of Health Orientation: Module 7 Supporting Population Health through Policy and Advocacy (14 minutes)

Module Objectives: This video explores the differences between policy and advocacy. Additionally, we will explore strategies for creating an effective public health policy. Acting as an advocate for public health in your community will help make your time as a board of health member both productive and fulfilling. Not only is Policy Development a key function of boards of health, but you may recall it is also one of the Core Functions and Ten Essential Services conducted by public health agencies under the leadership of health officers.

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