• No categories

Archive for KAAP

Fall 2018 PIP Meeting!

Fall 2018 PIP Meeting!

May 9, 2018 No Comments

Join us October 4-5 for the KAAP CME meeting, Progress in Pediatrics (PIP) – Fall 2018. Registration and more details coming soon!

Thank you!

Thank you!

April 27, 2018 No Comments

Thank you to all the presenters, attendees, sponsors and exhibitors who made Spring Progress in Pediatrics possible! We hope to see you all in Wichita this October.

JUULing: What Pediatricians and Families Need to Know

JUULing: What Pediatricians and Families Need to Know

April 9, 2018 No Comments

JUUL’s rising popularity among youth raises significant concerns for pediatric health. The AAP Richmond Center has released a new fact sheet for clinicians and families about JUUL e-cigarettes and “juuling.” The link is below. AAP JUUL Factsheet (pdf)

KAAP Statement in Support of the March for Our Lives

KAAP Statement in Support of the March for Our Lives

March 23, 2018 1 Comment

The Kansas Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics (KAAP) stands in support of students marching for safety where they live, learn and play. Pediatricians play a unique and vital role in preventing gun violence. Pediatricians can help families understand how to keep their children safe as they grow from infancy to adolescence. No parent should be afraid […]

O’Shea Memorial Clinic Earns Breastfeeding Designation

O’Shea Memorial Clinic Earns Breastfeeding Designation

February 23, 2018 No Comments

Congratulations to O’Shea Memorial Clinic in Jetmore for earning a 4 Star Kansas Breastfeeding Friendly Practice Designation. Dr. Clark is the pediatrician and breastfeeding coordinator for the group. While earning the designation the clinic worked to make policies and environmental changes supportive of breastfeeding. Staff was educated on how to best encourage mothers to reach […]

Medical Heights Medical Center Earns Breastfeeding Designation

Medical Heights Medical Center Earns Breastfeeding Designation

February 20, 2018 No Comments

Congratulations to Medical Heights Medical Center in Dodge City for earning a 4 Star Kansas Breastfeeding Friendly Practice Designation. Dr. Calvo is the pediatrician and breastfeeding coordinator for the group. While earning the designation the clinic worked to make policies and environmental changes supportive of breastfeeding. Staff was educated on how to best encourage mothers […]

First Annual Advocacy Day

First Annual Advocacy Day

February 6, 2018 No Comments

KAAP leadership participated in the KAAP’s first annual Advocacy Day on February 6th in Topeka. They discussed child health issues with Senator Vicki Schmidt, Chair, Committee on Health and Public Welfare, Representative Monica Murnan, Ranking Minority Member, House Health Committee, and Senator Barbara Bollier. The group also talked strategy and learned about important issues from […]

Progress in Pediatrics – Spring 2018!

Progress in Pediatrics – Spring 2018!

January 9, 2018 No Comments

The KAAP CME meeting, Progress in Pediatrics (PIP) – Spring 2018, is almost here. Click here.

HPV MOC-4 Quality Improvement Opportunity

HPV MOC-4 Quality Improvement Opportunity

January 9, 2018 No Comments

The Kansas Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics (KAAP) has another HPV Quality Improvement program for 2018 that provides FREE MOC-4 credit (25 credits).  Program specifics include: It is a 6 month QI project (March-August). QI Focus: Strong Physician provider recommendation to patients on receiving HPV vaccine. 3 months consecutive data collection of 20 patient records ages 13 or […]

Upcoming CATCH Opportunities

Upcoming CATCH Opportunities

December 4, 2017 No Comments

The upcoming Community Access to Child Health (CATCH) grants call for proposals will be open 12/1/17 through 1/31/18. For more information about these opportunities, please review the respective guidelines.   Resident Guidelines and Application ​​Planning & Implementation Guidelines and Application Email CATCH staff at catch@aap.org with questions or assistance with proposal development.

Page 1 of 212»

Fall 2018 PIP Meeting!

Join us October 4-5 for the KAAP CME meeting, Progress in Pediatrics (PIP) – Fall 2018. Registration and more...

Untitled Document