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ASPPH Presents Advocacy Seminar Lecture at Northwestern

Mr. Tony Mazzaschi, ASPPH senior director for policy and research, delivered a lecture on Thursday, September 3, at Northwestern University, as part of the Institute for Public Health and Medicine (IPHAM) Seminar Series. Mr. Mazzaschi’s lecture was titled “Policy, Advocacy and the Missions of Academic Public Health.” He discussed the Association’s advocacy strategies, the current status of the fiscal year 2016 appropriations bill and the effort to raise the existing budget caps, the political situation in Congress, and other policy issues that affect academic public health. Before and after the lecture, Mr. Mazzaschi visited with faculty leaders of the program.