APHA’s Action Board helps coordinate the association’s grassroots and grasstops advocacy activities and improves participation in advocacy initiatives among the association’s Sections, SPIGS, Caucuses, state Affiliates and other components. Members of the Action Board serve for a 3-year term and take action on APHA’s legislative priorities, action alerts and other advocacy campaigns. In carrying out its responsibilities, the Action Board collaborates with the leadership and membership of the association’s other units and its state Affiliates. In addition, the chair of the Action Board and three of his/her designees serve as members of the Joint Policy Committee – the association’s internal policy development body.
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