TAASLP Day on the Hill 2020

TAASLP Day on the Hill 2020

Wednesday February 26, 2020

Agenda:

8:30-9:15

Orientation – Heather Meshell and Courtney Atnip, TAASLP Lobbyists

Discuss current legislative issues affecting profession/patients in SLP/AUD

9:15-12:00

Visits with Legislators as assigned

Advocate for current issues affecting AUDs/SLPs/our patients

12:00-12:30

Debriefing, Discuss legislator feedback – Heather Meshell, Courtney Atnip, and Jamie Seek

Learning outcomes- TAASLP’s Day on the Hill 2020

Participants will be able to:

1. To explain the procedure of introducing and moving a bill through the State legislature

2. To identify critical legislative issues for SLP/AuD practice in Tennessee

3. To advocate for their profession and patients by meeting with legislators

DISCLOSURES:

Heather Meshell and Courtney Atnip are contracted as lobbyists for TAASLP and receive compensation for those activities. Heather Meshell and Courtney Atnip have no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.

Jamie Seek has no relevant financial or non-financial relationships to disclose.

This program is offered for .40 CEUs (various levels, professional area)

Please RSVP to advocacy@taaslp.org and let us know you are coming!

Contact Jamie Seek to get involved

Posted in Continuing Education.