Politics and Policy to Create a Healthier World: Lessons Learned from Two Decades of Legislative Experience.

Thursday, April 11, 2019
4:30–6:30 p.m. (doors open at 4 p.m.)
Bakst Auditorium
72 East Concord Street

Services for deaf and hard-of-hearing people provided.


Livestreaming Available During Event

Jeffrey Sánchez spent over 16 years in the Massachusetts House, where he served as both Health Care Financing Committee and Public Health Committee chair. A Jamaica Plain resident, Sánchez also worked for Boston Mayor Thomas Menino, running the city’s efforts around the 2000 Census. Drawing on these two decades of experience, Sánchez will discuss leading and enacting change and how that can lead to the creation of a healthier world.

Cohosted with the Activist Lab.

Please join us for the reception hosted by the Activist Lab following the presentation to learn about legislative priorities and advocacy opportunities across the field of Public Health.


Jeffrey Sánchez, Massachusetts House of Representatives, former Chair of the House Ways & Means Committee, and current Menschel Senior Leadership Fellow at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

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