DC AAP Advocacy Chair Testifies on DC AED/CPR Bill

DC AAP Advocacy Chair, Dr. Ankoor Shah, testified on behalf of the DC AAP at a D.C. Council public hearing October 1st in support of the ‘Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Automated External Defibrillator Requirements Act of 2015’. He was joined by other...

ICD-10 Help & Resources

During this major transition to ICD-10, help/information is available through several resources, The CMS Coordination Center, a dedicated group of Medicare, Medicaid, billing, coding, and information technology systems experts drawn from across CMS.  They have the...

Packed House at DC AAP Fall Meeting on Marijuana

DC AAP welcomed over 100 chapter members, along with members of the Child & Adolescent Psychiatric Society of Greater Washington and the Chesapeake Regional Chapter of the Society of Adolescent Health & Medicine at the DC AAP Annual Fall Meeting and Dinner at...

Contraception – A Powerful Tool to Fight Poverty

Published at The Washington Post by Catherine Rampell Opinion writer September 24Pope Francis’s visit has brought renewed attention to some of our nation’s toughest economic challenges: inequality, poverty and income (im)mobility. These are pressing issues that...