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State
Friday, September 22, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Influenza Is Already Making the Rounds In Wisconsin »
The following is an release from the Wisconsin Department of Health Services. State health officials say the flu...
Friday, September 22, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Speaker Announcement: Adolescent Health Open Forum October 5, 2017 »
Register now ! Adolescent Health Open Forum Thursday, October 5, 2017 9:00am - 4:00pm Oconomowoc, WI - Aurora...
Monday, September 11, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Newly Announced Cuts to ACA Outreach and Enrollment »
The following is a message from Covering Wisconsin. Just over a week ago, the federal government announced a...
Friday, September 8, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Wisconsin Immunization Program Update »
Registration for HPV Vaccine Summits is open!   The 2017 HPV Summits will be held on Wednesday October 18th...
Friday, September 8, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
2-1-1, Wisconsin First Step: Lifelines for Families »
The following is a message from the Office of Children's Mental Health . WIAAP serves on the OCMH's Collective Impact Cou...

National
Wednesday, September 20, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Tracking and Reunification of Children: EMS for Children Innovation and Improvement Center »
The EMS for Children Innovation and Improvement Center (EIIC) has complied the following resources on tracking and reunifi...
Friday, September 8, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hurricane Season and National Preparedness Month »
The following is a message from the American Academy of Pediatrics. September is  National Preparedness Mon...
Tuesday, September 5, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
AAP: DACA revocation a 'cruel setback for immigrant children' »
AAP President Fernando Stein, M.D., FAAP, called revocation of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program a...
Tuesday, September 5, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Academy supporting Texas families after Hurricane Harvey »
The Academy is working closely with the Texas Pediatric Society to aid families impacted by Hurricane Harvey. AAP Presi...
Monday, May 8, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
AAP president-elect candidates release position statements »
AAP president-elect candidates discuss their positions on issues facing pediatrics. The election will be held from Sept. 1...

Partner
Wednesday, January 4, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Invitation to Learning Community: Phase II of Pediatric Growth and Endocrinology ECHO »
Pediatricians nationwide are invited to learn more about pediatric growth and endocrinology by enrolling in an innovative...
Wednesday, January 4, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
WI-AIMH accepted as affiliate of the World Association for Infant Mental Health »
The Wisconsin Alliance for Infant Mental Health ( WI-AIMH ) announced yesterday that it has been accepted as an affiliate...
Wednesday, June 29, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Healthy Retail: A Set of Tools for Policy and Partnership »
Healthy Retail: A Set of Tools for Policy and Partnership PLAYBOOK, CONVERSATION STARTERS, AND COLLABORATION WORK...
Friday, June 17, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Wisconsin Council of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Changes Name »
The Wisconsin Council of Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists has launched a new website at  www.WISCCAP.org . With t...

Legislative Updates
Friday, July 28, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Senate rejects bill jeopardizing healthcare for millions of children »
The following is a message from the American Academy of Pediatrics. Remarkable. In the early hours of the m...
Monday, July 24, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Call to Action: Urge US Senators to vote NO on Motion to Proceed »
The following is a message from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP). The U.S. Senate's health care bill, the...
Wednesday, July 19, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
AAP President Lauds Member Advocacy Against Senate Healthcare Bill »
The following is a message from Fernando Stein, MD, FAAP, President of the American Academy of Pediatrics. I am...
Wednesday, July 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
July 13, 2017 - Call to Action on Senate Health Bill »
Attention Wisconsin pediatricians and colleagues: Wisconsin is one of 13 states  with senators whose vot...
Saturday, June 24, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
America's Frontline Physicians Denounce the Better Care Reconciliation Act​ »
The following is a statement released Thursday, June 22, 2017 from the American Academy of Pediatrics. The phy...

Other
Monday, August 1, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Study Respondents Sought: Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) for the prevention of HIV »
Researchers at Northwestern are conducting a research study to examine the perspectives of adolescent medicine providers o...
Tuesday, July 5, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Rethinking SIDS: Many Deaths No Longer A Mystery »
July 15, 20116:25 PM ET Heard on All Things Considered ANDREA HSU Many cases once thought to be sudden infant deat...
Tuesday, July 5, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Urgency in Fighting Childhood Obesity »
By  JANE E. BRODY N Y Times   Life-threatening ailments like heart disease, cancer, stroke and Ty...
Wednesday, June 29, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Guidance Updated for Sedation of Pediatric Patients »
TUESDAY, June 28, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Guidelines have been updated for monitoring and management of pediatric patient...
Wednesday, June 1, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Kids' Concussion Rates May Be Higher Than Thought »
TUESDAY, May 31, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Because most young children who suffer a concussion aren't first seen in hospita...