District of Columbia Chapter American academy of pediatrics

Dedicated To The Health Of All Children

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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Thank You for Your Support of the DC AAP Fall Dinner & Symposium: Strategies to Combat Racism on Child Health

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 Immigrant Child Health Toolkit

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.

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Child & Adolescent Mental Health Resource Guide

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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Child & Supporting Your Child’s Development Parent Handout

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AAP-FEMA Partnership on Child Preparedness

AAP-FEMA Partnership on Child Preparedness

By Breanna Smith, American Academy of Pediatrics As some of you might be aware, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) are working together to ensure that all infants, children, adolescents, young adults, and their...

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Congratulations Dr. Lee Beers

SOURCE: http://www.mdedge.comPublish date: January 23, 2017By: Whitney McKnight Frontline Medical News Confidentiality and access to timely, appropriate medical care are the rights of adolescents seeking to terminate a pregnancy, according to an updated policy...

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American Academy of Pediatrics
District of Columbia Chapter

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

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