ADEA’s Advocacy and Governmental Relations
portfolio (AGR) is offering its ADEA Advocacy Workshop series to ADEA members.
AGR’s staff of advocacy professionals (who have worked in state legislatures
and the U.S. Congress) will travel to your institution to present information
on how to become an effective advocate for academic dentistry and dental and
The AGR team will provide workshop attendees
with the skills and tactics to help them successfully gain the support of
elected officials on the state or federal levels. The material is suitable for
faculty, staff and students.
AGR staff can work with participating
institutions to customize an agenda that best reflects the priorities and goals
of a school. The length of a workshop can vary from an extended lunch hour
(about two hours) to either a half or full day and includes the participation
of both local and state elected officials, as well as leaders of the region’s
professional and dental societies.
To learn more or to request an ADEA Advocacy
Workshop, please contact Daniel Nugent, J.D., ADEA Director of Outreach and
Advocacy at NugentD@adea.org.