DHPE Has officially joined the Coalition for Health Funding, an advocacy group supporting federal funding for health programs. As a member, we are invited to events the Coalition plans. On Wednesday, February 13 DHPE’s Executive Director Susan Goekler joined about 60 other organizations for visits to members of Congress urging them not to reduce funding for discretionary spending on health programs through CDC, NIH, HRSA, etc. As part of a 3-person team, Susan visited staffs of 4 members of Congress. Together Coalition members made approximately 60 visits that one day.