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The FARE National Food Allergy Conference will be held May 16-17, 2015 at the Hyatt Regency Long Beach in Long Beach, CA, gathering the country’s leading food allergy experts and members of the food allergy community together for a weekend of world-class programming. Register now!
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Sunday, May 17 • 8:00am - 8:55am
From Your Home to The Hill: Legislative Advocacy

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Interested in learning more about how you can be a legislative advocate or the legislative process? Come join us!  This session will discuss everything from where to begin and how to find a sponsor, to what to bring with you and how to lobby. Learn the do’s and don’ts when working on legislation This is a great opportunity to learn how to write your representatives, follow a bill, lobby for a bill, and learn how you can make a change in your community and state through the legislative process.

Speakers
avatar for Michelle Fogg

Michelle Fogg

Michelle Fogg received her Bachelor of Science from the University of Utah in Sociology in 2000 and began a career in marketing and public relations for an international engineering firm. Seven years later, after her first child was diagnosed with severe food allergies and asthma, Michelle founded the Utah Food Allergy Network (UFAN) in 2007 as a non-profit 501(c)3 organization and serves as its President. She is a member of the FARE Executive... Read More →
avatar for Jen Jobrack

Jen Jobrack

Jen Jobrack is the National Director of Advocacy at FARE. She manages the state, municipal, and industry-specific policy portfolio focused on the inclusion and safety of people with food allergies, which afflict some 15 million Americans, 5.9 million of whom are children.  Current campaigns include access to epinephrine in schools,  college and university preparedness for students with food allergies, and restaurant accommodations... Read More →
avatar for Tammy Zundel

Tammy Zundel

Tammy Zundel is the Director of Eosinophilic Support (DOES) at the Utah Food Allergy Network. She is currently working on her Master of Social Work degree at the University of Utah. Tammy has worked to make UFAN-DOES the leading voice in Utah, representing individuals and families diagnosed with eosinophilic disorders. She is committed to working with local and national partner organizations, researchers, physicians, legislators, and patients... Read More →


Sunday May 17, 2015 8:00am - 8:55am
Regency BC

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