Conducting issue briefings on health and health care policy for policy-makers, journalists and national organization officials

This grant supports the Alliance for Health Reform's continuing effort to educate national policy makers and journalists in a nonpartisan way about health care issues. Deliverables include: (1) 11 briefings for congressional and executive branch staff, officials of national health and business organizations, and the media; (2) six media briefings; (3) English and Spanish guidebooks on health policy issues for reporters and congressional staff; (4) one-on-one briefings with reporters; and (5) a find-an-expert service for reporters. The alliance will also web cast the 11 briefings and produce four-page digests on each topic for all members of Congress.

Grant Details

Amount Awarded $1,731,148.00

Awarded on: 7/29/2008

Time frame: 9/1/2008 - 8/31/2011

Grant Number: 55750


Alliance for Health Reform

1444 Eye Street, N.W., Suite 910
Washington, 20005-6573


Edward F. Howard
Project Director