This year's Legislative Event will take place in two parts.
Legislative Day at the Capitol on February 12
Date: Tuesday, February 12, 2019
10:30 am – 1:30 pm CST
Participants will learn about current legislative issues impacting the field of speech pathology and audiology and receive updates on legislative topics within our state, connect with policy makers, and learn techniques to effectively communicate with legislators about issues impacting our professions.
At the completion of this event, participants will be able to:
- Name two elected officials who may support our organizational causes
- Identify one legislative issue impacting our state
- Provide two strategies for communicating with legislators
|10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Tours of the Capitol
Discussion of current topiucs impacting the profession
|12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
||Working lunch with discussion of the morning's activities and Q&A
|12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
||Debriefing in Alcove
Group photos taken with legislators
Wrap-up of day's events
For further information, please contact the MSHA Central Office by phone at 888-729-6742 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Legislative Day registrations must be received by 3:00 pm, February 11, for an accurate lunch count.
Online registration for Legislative Day 2019 has closed. Please call the MSHA Office at 888-729-6742 to register.
This course is offered for up to 0.3 ASHA CEUs (Intermediate level, Related area)
Financial Disclosure: Greta Hull has no financial relationships to disclose.
Non-Financial Disclosure: Greta Hull is a MSHA Board Member and receives no compensation for this role.
Financial Disclosure: Brent Hemphill is a contract lobbyist paid by MSHA.
Non-Financial Disclosure: Brent Hemphill has no non-financial relationships to disclose.