Advocacy

Child Health Policy Learning Collaborative

The Child Health Policy Learning Collaborative (CHPLC) is open to all NAPNAP members and meets at 8 p.m. ET via conference call on the first Wednesday of every month from September through May to discuss policy trends and advocacy solutions on national, state and local levels. We invite guest speakers to address timely policy issues affecting our members. In addition, there is an online community to share information on these topics. To be invited to the monthly call, please email healthpolicy@napnap.org.

Guest Speakers

  • Jan. 8: Dr. Bernadette Melnyk will speak regarding the National Academy of Medicine’s (NAM) Action Collaborative on Clinician Well-being and Resilience. Dr. Melnyk will discuss NAMs initiatives as well as nation policy efforts needed to effectively fund research addressing HCP burnout and prevention.

  • Feb. 5: Experts from Giffords will educate participants about evidence-based gun violence prevention programs at the state level and how NPs can effective advocates.

  • March 4: TBD

  • April 1: TBD

  • May 6: TBD

All calls are at 8 p.m. ET on the first Wednesday of each month.

E-community

Notes from each call are posted to the CHPLC online community. If you haven’t signed up to be a member of the community, simply:

  1. Click here to access the Child Health Policy Learning Collaborative online community. You will be prompted to log in. 
  2. Click on the green block in the middle of the webpage that says – Join Community