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ACOEP’s Home of Advocacy and Health Policy

Welcome to the home of ACOEP Advocacy and Health Policy! Through this initiative, we take a grassroots approach in order to foster an environment that will expand your knowledge and participation on a local, state, and federal level.

Here you will find tips on how to get involved with advocacy, news and information regarding important emergency medicine topics, various advocacy events nationwide, donation information regarding PACs, and finally a detailed resource section to help further your education and involvement with advocacy.

If you are interested in joining ACOEP’s Governmental Affairs Committee, or simply want more information regarding ACOEP’s advocacy and policy initiatives, please contact Jaclyn McMillin, Senior Coordinator Chapter Affairs, at jmcmillin@acoep.org.

Mission and Vision

The mission of the Governmental Affairs Committee is to advocate for osteopathic emergency medicine physicians on health policy legislation. By providing emergency medicine physicians with the tools they need to advocate, The GA Committee empowers members, including students and residents, to become agents of change. The GA committee provides training materials, education, resources, meetings, networking opportunities, and much more.