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State
Monday, May 22, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Wisconsin Increases Efforts to Help Young People Battling Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder »
The following is an announcement from the Wisconsin Department of Health Services. DHS awarded federal grant...
Friday, May 19, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Wisconsin Immunization Update »
Important: Measles Disease Update As of May 17, 2017, there have been 63 confirmed measles cases in Minnesota. The m...
Tuesday, May 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
UW-Madison research study participants needed »
Researchers at the University of Wisconsin-Madison will be performing a study to increase social communication behaviors a...
Friday, May 5, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Wisconsin Immunization Program Update »
Measles  Measles outbreak in Minnesota   As of May 4, 2017, 41 cases have been confirmed. Thirty eight c...
Monday, May 1, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Doctors, acupuncturists blast chiropractic bill »
April 27, Wisconsin Health News Doctors and acupuncturists oppose a bill that would allow chiropractors to perform phys...

National
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...
Friday, April 21, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
SAMHSA Webinar Series: Trauma-Informed Innovations in Crisis Services »
The first in a series of 6 webinars will be held on Monday, April 24, 3-4 ET on "Safety: Common Ground" in a series:  ...
Wednesday, April 5, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Too few infants with possible Zika infection being tested: CDC »
Only 25% of infants with possible congenital  Zika virus  infection received recommended brain imaging, accord...
Tuesday, March 28, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
AAP Statement on Executive Order Halting Clean Power Plan »
The following is a press release from the American Academy of Pediatrics and Fernando Stein, MD, FAAP, AAP President....
Wednesday, March 22, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
EMS for Children - Pediatric Champion of the Year Nominations »
National EMS Week 2017 is May 21 - 27. Wednesday, May 24, is National EMS for Children Day. This week is a time to celebra...

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
Tuesday, March 21, 2017
AAP Urges urge Congress to reject the proposed Fiscal Year (FY) 2018 budget »
The following is a letter sent by Fernando Stein, MD, FAAP, President of the American Academy of Pediatrics, to the federa...
Friday, March 10, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
AAP Comments on the American Health Care Act »
The following is a letter from AAP President Fernando Stein, MD, FAAP regarding the American Health Care Act (AHCA)....
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...

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...