Virtual Advocacy: Engaging Congress On Genetics and Genomics

Recorded On: 07/22/2020

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The coronavirus pandemic has highlighted the need for federal funding for biomedical research. The months before an election are an opportunity for researchers to communicate with policy makers about genetics and genomics research and the critical importance of NIH funding. Virtual meetings with your representatives in Congress can be effective in getting your message across. Learn how to set up meetings with members of Congress, along with communication tips and strategies.

Erin Heath, MSc

Associate Director of Government Relations

American Association for the Advancement of Science

Katrina Goddard, PhD (Moderator)

Distinguished Investigator, Associate Director, Science Programs

Kaiser Permanente Northwest


Recorded 07/22/2020
Recorded 07/22/2020