Public Health Advocacy

Sustainable Management Development Program (SMDP), U.S. CDC
Date published
Jun, 2003
Last updated
25 Jan 2020


This workshop is an introduction to advocacy from the perspective that everyone can be an advocate for their health program.

When participants complete this course they will be able to:

  • Write an ‘elevator‘ speech Identify partners to help your program succeed
  • Identify sources for public health funding
  • Develop an advocacy work plan

This course includes a participant workbook, facilitators guide and PowerPoint presentation.

Estimated course length: 2 hours

Target audience: Public health professionals