AAP Public Policy Committee
The Association of Academic Physiatrists created a Public Policy Committee to advocate with the assistance of the membership on issues related to research conduct and funding, undergraduate and graduate medical education and other related issues.
The Public Policy Committee monitors federal legislative and regulatory developments and suggests positions to be voted on by the Board of Trustees.
AAP AcTION TIME
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The AAP Public Policy Committee maintains a listing of key members of interest in the House, Senate, and relevant committees.
Sign On Letters
AAP periodically supports and signs on to legislative letters.
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Legislators are greatly influenced by what they know and what they hear - especially from the people they represent. By communicating with a state legislator or a member of Congress, you can have a profound impact on the government policies that most affect your experience with the specialty. AAP has collected methods to contact congress and tips to maximize your efforts.