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State
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Health Officials Investigate Rare Viral Illness Linked to Ratteries in Wisconsin and Illinois »
The following press release was issued by the Wisconsin Department of Health Services. Two confirmed cases of S...
Monday, January 9, 2017
Report: Number of Wisconsin residents in rural residencies up 10 percent »
January 5, Wisconsin Health News The number of Wisconsin residents in accredited rural-focused residency programs jumpe...
Monday, January 9, 2017
Register now for Doctor Day 2017 »
Building off record attendance at Doctor Day 2016, specialty societies and the Wisconsin Medical Society are expecting to...
Monday, January 9, 2017
Walker calls for special session to consider opioid bills »
January 6, Wisconsin Health News Gov. Scott Walker  called  for a special session of the Legislature Thursd...
Friday, December 30, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Double your WAPF Donation - Give today! »
Donate to the Wisconsin Academy of Pediatrics Foundation by December 31, 2016 to double your tax-deductible contribution!...

National
Friday, December 9, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
2017 AAP Legislative Conference Registration Now Open »
The  American Academy of Pediatrics 2017 Legislative Conference  will take place in Washington, DC April&nb...
Tuesday, December 13, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
What’s the Latest with the Flu: Information from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) »
Current Flu Situation Flu activity  is increasing in the US. With flu being unpredictable, it’s not possible t...
Tuesday, December 13, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
HUD: Early Childhood Programs and Housing on the January 2017 Point-In-Time Count »
From the  U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families Abo...
Monday, December 12, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Call for Nominations: 2017 AAP Council & Section Elections »
Positions on executive committees of select AAP Councils and Sections are currently available.   Executive committees...
Friday, December 9, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Marijuana chemicals found in urine of children exposed to smoke »
Psychoactive chemicals were found in children exposed to secondhand marijuana smoke, according to a new study. The find...

Partner
Wednesday, January 4, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Free CME: Addressing the challenges of HPV vaccination »
HPV is a common virus, with nearly 1 in 4 people (~80 million people) in the U.S. who are currently infected, and an estim...
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
Thursday, January 5, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
By the numbers: Introducing the 115th Congress »
With the 115th Congress and the Trump administration taking office this month, the Academy will position itself as the lea...
Tuesday, September 6, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Stand up for children and #Votekids on Election Day »
The following is a letter from AAP President Benard Dreyer, MD, FAAP. I’ve always been a “democracy junkie.” I’ve voted...
Friday, July 29, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Your Help Needed: Prioritize the Family First Prevention Services Act »
The following is an Action Alert from the Department of Federal Affairs at the American Academy of Pediatrics,  publi...
Monday, July 18, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
#VoteKids Campaign »
The following is an message from Dr. Karen Remley, Executive Director/CEO of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Follow Dr...
Thursday, July 14, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry Applauds Senate for CARA Passage »
The American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry (AAAP) applauds the Senate’s 92-2 vote today passing the Comprehensive Addict...

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...