Health Policy Brief

The health policy brief is 15% of your total grade or 15 points. This is a 2-3 page policy brief in column format (not including the title page and references page).

Download the grading guideline and grading rubric

Explanation for grading the health policy brief follows:

Grading Components

Content Summary (15 points)

Health issue or policy issue identified for a particular community, audience, advocacy group, or legislator
Intended audience identified or clear to the reader
Health issue or policy issue briefly summarized
Knowledge of the topic
Discussed current or pending legislation (local, state, and/or federal) about the issue, if applicable
Provides a recommendation or supports an existing recommendation
Appropriate length of brief