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Eating Disorders Coalition Capitol Hill Spring 2019 Advocacy Day

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The United States Capitol

First Street Southeast

Washington, DC 20004

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Eating Disorders Coalition Capitol Hill 2019 Advocacy Day

Tuesday, May 7, 2019

8:30 AM – 5:00 PM EDT

Registration Closes April 10, 2019


Schedule of Events:

Registration

8:30 AM – 9:00 AM EDT

Dirksen Senate Building - Room 106


Advocate Message Training

9:00 AM – 11:00 AM EDT

Dirksen Senate Building - Room 106

Message Training with your team is required for everyone joining us at the EDC Advocacy Day. We will review our overall policy goals and talking points around Medicare and the Affordable Care Act (ACA) with your state team members and practice your personal story.

***Beverages will be served at Message Training- please bring and/or eat breakfast prior to the training.


Meetings with Congressional Offices/Staff

11:00 AM – 3:30 PM EDT

U.S. Capitol Complex

*Please note: The EDC will schedule all meetings for you.*

At the U.S. Capitol offices, each advocate will meet in teams of 4-7 with a pre-designated Team Leader to brief elected officials and their staff on the EDC’s policy goals. No one will attend meetings alone. Advocacy Day teams will arrive for each appointment, talk about the policy issue and their personal stories, and talk about how Congress can help.

***EDC advocates will eat lunch with their teams. Please note that advocates are responsible for their own lunch.


Advocacy Day Wrap-Up Session

3:30 PM – 4:30 PM EDT

Dirksen Senate Building - Room 106

All advocates will discuss their experiences from the day’s events.


EDC Photos In Front of the U.S. Capitol

4:30 PM – 5:00 PM EDT

First Street, SE (between U.S. Capitol and Supreme Court building)

Before returning home, please join us for group photos in front of the U.S. Capitol.

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First Street Southeast

Washington, DC 20004

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