Advocacy Bootcamp


This all-day team-based workshop will teach you crucial advocacy skills, such as how to define and frame an issue, how to build coalitions, how to develop and implement a strategic plan, and how to testify in a legislative hearing. You will learn these skills and apply them in a case study. Previous topics have included … Continue reading “Advocacy Bootcamp”

Published on August 15th, 2017 in Advocacy Training | Tags: ,

Student Award for Excellence in Practice

Jesse and Dean Harold Cox

The Activist Lab offers the Student Award for Excellence in Practice in recognition of outstanding and innovative public health practice. This award honors an MPH student who has gone above and beyond in contributing to the health of the public. Through their advocacy work, community engagement, or public policy endeavors, this student will have shown … Continue reading “Student Award for Excellence in Practice”

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New England Public Health Training Center Wins National Award

NEPHTC award

BOSTON, Massachusetts, May 18, 2017 – The New England Public Health Training Center (NEPHTC) is the recipient of the 2017 National Network of Public Health Institutes’ (NNPHI) Network Member Impact Award. Anne Fidler, the Principal Investigator for NEPHTC, accepted the prestigious award on behalf of the entire NEPHTC team during the recent NNPHI Annual Conference. … Continue reading “New England Public Health Training Center Wins National Award”

Published on May 23rd, 2017 in Awards | Tags: ,

New Faces in Public Health

New Faces in Public Health is an annual public health training forum designed to introduce high school students to the field of public health through the eyes and experiences of SPH faculty, staff, and graduate students. New Faces works with health-themed high schools throughout Boston, including Edward M. Kennedy Academy of Health Careers and Community … Continue reading “New Faces in Public Health”

Published on August 12th, 2016 in Developing Future Leaders | Tags: ,