Child Health Policy and Advocacy Team

The MSU-Hurley Children's Hospital Pediatric Public Health Initiative's Child Health Policy and Advocacy team advocates for resources and policies to mitigate the impact of the crisis and to optimize children’s health, both in Michigan and nationally.

Some of the team's current activity includes:

  • State and federal advocacy (multiple congressional testimonies, Hill visits and expert consultation)
  • AAP Blueprint for Health advocacy
  • Michigan Child Lead Elimination Board
  • National Lead Elimination Summit Steering Committee
  • RWJF and Pew Health Impact Lead Elimination Efforts
  • 2019 Michigan AAP Blueprint for Children