We encourage you to contact us directly for any government relations, legislative, or policy questions. In addition, our office works with a number of associations that represents hospitals, universities, and academic medical centers.
Find Your Legislators
All residents of North Carolina are represented in the United States Senate by both Senators Richard Burr and Thom Tillis. Representation in the NC House, the NC Senate, and the US House is determined by district. Each resident of the state has one representatiove in each of those legislative bodies, determined by the district in which their residence falls. To determine your congressional respresentative, click here. To determine your legislators in the North Carolina General Assembly, click here.
- Search federal legislation
- Congressional Research Service reports
- AAMC’s Washington Updates
- Up-to-date federal news impacting academic medical centers across the country.
- American Hospital Association
AHA is the national organization that represents and serves hospitals, health care networks, and their patients and communities. AHA brings together nearly 5,000 hospitals and 43,000 individual members.
- North Carolina Healthcare Association
NCHA promotes improved delivery of quality and affordable healthcare in North Carolina through leadership, advocacy, information, and education for its 130 member hospitals and health systems.
The Duke University Initiative for Science & Society's comprehensive resource for engaging with the latest developments in science and technology policy.
If you are a member of a professional organization and participating in an annual advocacy day this year, please let us know. We can help arrange visits with lawmakers, assist with logistics, and provide background information for your trip. Email Catherine Liao for Federal and Doug Heron for State.
Would your department benefit from a legislative update presentation? Contact Catherine.Liao@duke.edu for more information.