District of Columbia Chapter American academy of pediatrics

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The DC Chapter of AAP is dedicated to promoting the optimal health and development of children and adolescents of Washington, D.C. in partnership with their families and communities, and to support the pediatricians who care for them.

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DC AAP Advocacy Day Registration – March 02, 2021

Advocacy Day Schedule March 2, 2021TimesEventSpeakers (if applicable)12:00 pm - 12:25 pmDC AAP WelcomeLenore Jarvis, MD, MEd, FAAP President, DC AAP12:25 PM - 12:40 PMKeynote Speaker12:45 PM - 1:00 pmDC AAP Advocacy DayTamara Gayle, MD, FAAP, Chair, Advocacy...

Early Career Professionals Virtual Series

    Welcome to a Three-Part Virtual Series centered around career exploration in the field of pediatrics!    February 11, 7-8:30 pm | Career Exploration: Subspecialities will explore a handful of pediatric subspecialties to get a better sense of what...

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School Health Committee Toolkit

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This online toolkit was created by our pediatric health care providers to provide resources and information that can be used to promote the health and well-being of children of all ages. It includes content for clinicians, parents, caregivers, teachers, and children related to mental health, COVID-19, childcare, and more.

Immigrant Child Health Toolkit

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The Immigrant Child Health Toolkit was created by the members of the Immigrant Child Health Committee of the DC Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics. It is intended for use by medical providers caring for recently arrived immigrant children in their practice. We hope that this toolkit will be a valuable resource both during and around a patient’s medical visit.

Child & Adolescent Mental Health Resource Guide

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This searchable resource guide contains over 300 community mental health resources throughout the DMV. Users can apply filters specific to insurance and service type (e.g., perinatal mental health, early childhood, family supports) to generate a list of potential resources for families.

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DC AAP Advocacy Day Registration – March 02, 2021

Advocacy Day Schedule March 2, 2021TimesEventSpeakers (if applicable)12:00 pm - 12:25 pmDC AAP WelcomeLenore Jarvis, MD, MEd, FAAP President, DC AAP12:25 PM - 12:40 PMKeynote Speaker12:45 PM - 1:00 pmDC AAP Advocacy...

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DC AAP Advocacy Day Registration – March 02, 2021

Advocacy Day Schedule March 2, 2021TimesEventSpeakers (if applicable)12:00 pm - 12:25 pmDC AAP WelcomeLenore Jarvis, MD, MEd, FAAP President, DC AAP12:25 PM - 12:40 PMKeynote Speaker12:45 PM - 1:00 pmDC AAP Advocacy DayTamara Gayle, MD, FAAP, Chair, Advocacy...

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American Academy of Pediatrics
District of Columbia Chapter

P.O. Box 4521
Washington, D.C. 20017

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