College of
Human
Medicine

Child Health Policy and Advocacy

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.and Development team works with many partners to advocate for, implement, and assess child development promoting interventions. The team also works with partners to develop and implement population-wide developmental assessment.

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
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