Advocacy

Ben Sasse

The Advocacy Committee lobbies on behalf of the Nebraska cardiovascular medicine community, plans advocacy events, and works with other societies through the Nebraska Medical Association.

  • A Summer 2020 event is being planned with Nebraska State Senator Michaela Cavanaugh.
     
  • Nebraska ACC members attend the annual ACC Legislative Conference in Washington, D.C. to meet with Nebraska’s U.S. Congressional delegation. 
     
  • The Omaha World-Herald published a column by Nebraska ACC Governor Andrew M. Goldsweig, MD in support of Legislative Bill 840, which would ban vaping in public indoor spaces just as tobacco smoking is banned in such spaces. Click here to view the article