Members in the News
“The Surgeon General Does Not Need the NRA’s Approval”
Our very own President, Lee Beers, MD, FAAP (far left) flanks President Obama at the White House as he discusses his health care law.
Link to article in The New York Times
Children’s National Medical Center second-year pediatric resident, future chief resident and DC AAP Chapter resident representative Ankoor Shah, MD, MPH published an impressive letter to the editor in The Washington Post on violent media and its link to aggression in children
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Mary Revenis, a neonatologist with the Children’s National Medical Center, told News4 at the hearing that “it’s important for all mothers. Some mothers need more support than others, and there is a disparity in the District of Columbia.”
On October 7th, 2013, CNMC residents joined the AAP’s Committee on Federal Government Affairs in a meaningful day on Capitol Hill to showcase the negative impact of the government shutdown on children. The messaging focused on the importance of government-supported nutrition (through WIC), early education (through Head Start), and critical vaccines, including seasonal flu (through Vaccines for Children/ CDC).
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