It monitors key national issues that align with the strategic goals of ASPHN. The Committee works with ASPHN members and partner organizations to improve our communication and elevate the visibility of public health nutrition issues. The Committee accomplishes its objectives through education and communication with members, partners, and decision makers. The Policy Committee co-chairs are Jennifer Young (OR) and Max Young (CO). If you’d like to help out with the Policy Committee’s efforts, contact Michelle Futrell.
Any member of ASPHN is welcome to participate in the Policy Committee's activities. Members can be involved in the Committee on an ongoing basis or they can join our efforts on a specific project or issue.
The Committee meets monthly via conference call throughout the year. Committee members work on their priority issues by e-mail and phone.
The Policy Committee keeps the ASPHN Board of Directors informed about its activities through monthly board reports. The Committee educates ASPHN members about important public health nutrition issues by posting on our site, sending newsletters & facebook.
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