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AAP Updated Well-Child Visit Schedule

AAP Updated Well-Child Visit Schedule

August 31, 2015 No Comments

The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has updated the schedule of anticipatory guidance and screenings recommended during well-child visits. The “Recommendations for Preventive Pediatric Health Care,” can be found by clicking the below link and contains a new subheading regarding the administration of fluoride varnish from 6 months through 5 years of age. Other recommendations […]

KAAP Receives Breastfeeding Grant

KAAP Receives Breastfeeding Grant

August 7, 2015 No Comments

KAAP is one of nine organizations to receive a grant from the Kansas Health Foundation and the United Methodist Health Ministries Fund to promote breastfeeding in Kansas. This grant has the goal of increasing initiation and duration of rates of breastfeeding statewide. The KAAP has partnered with the Kansas Breastfeeding Coalition on this grant that will […]

2015 KAAP Annual Fall CME Meeting Registration Now Open!

2015 KAAP Annual Fall CME Meeting Registration Now Open!

July 24, 2015 No Comments

Registration is now open for the KAAP 2015 Annual Fall CME Meeting! October 1-2, 2015 Hotel at Old Town Wichita, KS Registration and all meeting information here 

KAAP Resident Award Winners

KAAP Resident Award Winners

June 29, 2015 No Comments

Congratulations to the 2015 KAAP Resident Award winners: Todd Brubaker, MD – Wichita Manjusha Abraham, MD – Kansas City  

Study Shows Parents Support Healthy School Lunch Choices

Study Shows Parents Support Healthy School Lunch Choices

April 23, 2015 No Comments

From the Kansas Health Foundation: More than seven out of 10 voters and public school parents in Kansas support requiring public schools to meet the national nutrition standards for school meals, according to a new survey conducted by The Pew Charitable Trusts. The majority of voters and public school parents also think schools should be required […]

Kansas Health Summit on Breastfeeding

Kansas Health Summit on Breastfeeding

February 24, 2015 No Comments

KAAP participated in the Kansas Health Summit on Breastfeeding on September 24, 2014 in Wichita, hosted by the Kansas Health Foundation and the United Methodist Health Ministry Fund. National, state, and local experts came together to create opportunities to overcome barriers to breastfeeding in Kansas. Summit participants were also able to learn about available resources […]

AAP Updated Well-Child Visit Schedule

The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has updated the schedule of anticipatory guidance and screenings recommended during well-child visits....

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