NCPHA Lunch and Learn Webinar Series



Public Health Advocacy 101

Was held Friday, April 23, 2021

This is the first webinar in an ongoing series of webinars to be held during the noon hour so you can "Lunch and Learn."  There was no cost for the webinar but you were required to register.  


Webinar Recording:




Peg O'Connell, JD, NCPHA Advocacy Committee Chair

Katye Griffin, Executive Director, NCPHA

Morgan Wittman Gramman, JD,  Executive Director, NC Alliance for Health

Michaela Penix, MPH, Director, Maternal Infant Health, March of Dimes

Ashley Matlock Perkinson, JD, Perkinson Law Firm

Rob Lamme, Rob Lamme and Associates

Yolanda A. Massey, MSW, BSW Director of Field Education/Lecturer 
School of Social Work, Fayetteville State University



Addressed in the webinar:

  • Why is Advocacy Important?
  • Tips for Effective Advocacy
  • What is Lobbying?
  • Can You Lobby?
  • Making a Difference with Policy Makers