District Policy Group President Ilisa Halpern Paul presented “Advocacy 101” to advocates attending the Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance annual conference on July 11, 2016. Ilisa explained how advocacy can make an impact and stressed the importance of understanding your audience – Congress. The presentation offered an overview of the House, Senate, relevant committees and the legislative process. Additionally, Ilisa shared her advice and best practices when meeting with elected officials and their staff on Capitol Hill.

Source: Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance (OCRFA)