SHLI

 

Division of Health Policy

 

The Division of Health Policy is focused on providing leadership and preparing leaders committed to developing

shlihpand implementing policies and practices that reduce disparities in health and advance health equity.

 

To this end, our activities are focused on:

 

• Developing, training, and engaging established and emerging leaders and students in the promotion, development, and implementation of policies and practices that reduce disparities and advance health equity.

 

• Engaging communities, organizations, and leaders across all sectors to advance policies to improve the conditions for optimal health and health equity.

 

• Conducting and collaborating on research which informs best practices, models, and policies that reduce disparities and advance health equity.

 

• Influencing policy and resource allocation to promote health equity through testimonies, publications, and active communication of relevant and timely health information to decision makers, professional organizations, and the public.

 

Health Policy Leadership Fellowship Program

 

 

Please direct any questions or inquiries to:

 

L. Lerissa Smith, M.P.H.
Program Manager, Division of Health Policy
Satcher Health Leadership Institute
Phone:  404-752-1825