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Thank You to All Who Attended the Spring CME Meeting!

Thank You to All Who Attended the Spring CME Meeting!

April 26, 2016 No Comments

We had a great turn out at the KAAP 2016 Spring CME Meeting April 21st and 22nd on the Country Club Plaza! Thanks to everyone who came out, we hope to see you in Wichita in the Fall. Here are a few pictures from the event:  

Election Announcement – 2016-2018 President-Elect and Treasurer

Election Announcement – 2016-2018 President-Elect and Treasurer

April 4, 2016 No Comments

The KAAP officer election wrapped up last week, and we are pleased to announce the following candidates have been elected as the 2016-2018 officers as of July 1, 2016: President-Elect: Lisa Gilmer, MD, FAAP Treasurer: Dennis Cooley, MD, FAAP Jennifer Mellick, MD, FAAP will become KAAP president July 1st.      

KAAP Offers 2 HPV Webinars with Free CME!

KAAP Offers 2 HPV Webinars with Free CME!

March 25, 2016 No Comments

Cutting Edge Technology to Prevent Cancer – The HPV Vaccine Strategies to Increase Immunizations in Children and Adolescents Take advantage of these two free CME opportunities provided by KAAP.  Each activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit TM.  The first webinar will focus on the HPV disease prevalence, vaccination recommendations, and framing a message […]

Pediatric Partners Earns Breastfeeding Designation

Pediatric Partners Earns Breastfeeding Designation

March 22, 2016 No Comments

Congratulations to Pediatric Partners, PA in Overland Park for earning the Kansas Breastfeeding Friendly Practice Designation! Pediatric Partners, PA received a one-hour training and tool kit with materials they can use to make sure they are supportive of the breastfeeding mothers who come to their practice. 85% of women in Kansas initiate breastfeeding, make sure your […]

Meet the KAAP President-Elect Candidates

Meet the KAAP President-Elect Candidates

March 13, 2016 No Comments

Kristie Clark, MD, FAAP “As a Mother of two boys and an urban-trained Pediatrician who works in a rural area and volunteers internationally, I believe that I will serve the Kansas Chapter of the AAP well and provide unique perspective on carrying out the AAP’s mission to achieve optimal health for all children. “ Kristie Clark, MD, […]

Kansas Systems of Care for CYSHCN Regional Meetings

Kansas Systems of Care for CYSHCN Regional Meetings

February 19, 2016 No Comments

Assessing the capacity of Kansas to meet the needs of CYSHCN and their families. Learn more about regional meetings to help increase access to medical homes, help families navigate community based services and serve children with special health care needs (CYSHCN). Click here for informational flyer. 

Kansas Breastfeeding Friendly Practice Designation

Kansas Breastfeeding Friendly Practice Designation

January 18, 2016 No Comments

KAAP members are in a position to offer encouragement and support to breastfeeding mothers. The Kansas Breastfeeding Friendly Practice Designation will provide education and tools for practices to help mothers reach their breastfeeding goals. Participating practices will receive: An on-site training with FREE CME and lunch provided. Took kit including poster, parent handouts, window clings, and electronic files. Kansas […]

Free CME – HPV Webinar!

Free CME – HPV Webinar!

December 17, 2015 No Comments

KAAP Webinar:  Cutting Edge Technology to Prevent Cancer – The HPV Vaccine Take advantage of this free CME opportunity provided by KAAP.  This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit TM.  The webinar will focus on the HPV disease prevalence, vaccination recommendations, and framing a message for parents.  The webinar is presented by […]

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 […]

Thank You to All Who Attended the Spring CME Meeting!

We had a great turn out at the KAAP 2016 Spring CME Meeting April 21st and 22nd on the...

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