Kessler, MD, FAAP
, Director, Arizona Child Study Center, Children's Hospital of St.
Homer, MD, MPH, FAAP
, chief executive officer of NICHQ, said the collaboration between NICHQ and Together for Kids can make a significant contribution to the fight against childhood obesity.
In a move virtually unheard of in the conservative world of medical doctors, accomplished Stanford-trained critical care physician and board-certified pediatrician Kamyar Hedayat, MD, FAAP
, has begun to publicly endorse a treatment modality not widely used in the U.S.
"We're grateful to the ADA Foundation for recognizing the importance of the role pediatricians can play in maintaining the oral health of young children," said Renee Jenkins, MD, FAAP
, president of the American Academy of Pediatrics.
Binns, MD, MPH, FAAP
, chair of the AAP Committee on Environmental Health.
"As we move toward universal health care for children, it is imperative that our statewide system of public, subsidized, and private insurance provide appropriate coverage for the health care needs of newborns, infants, children, adolescents, and young adults in a Medical Home," explained Henry Schaeffer, MD, FAAP
, chairman of AAP, District II.
Jenkins, M.D., FAAP
, is president-elect of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) in Washington, D.C.
ANNE VANGARSSE, MD, CPE, FAAP
, CHCEF, STEPHANIE JUISTER DUGGAN, MD, FACEP, CPE, and Canady all share an opportunity for their own personal growth and goal-setting --they're the most recent additions to the American Association for Physician Leadership's board of directors.
"When we are able to help a mother deal with her mental health, we are essentially reaching the whole family," said Marian Earls, MD, FAAP
, a lead author of the report, which was developed by the AAP Committee on Psychosocial Aspects of Child and Family Health.
Feemster, MD, MPH, MSPHR, FAAP
, is an attending physician in the division of infectious diseases at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), a core faculty member of PolicyLab and the Center for Pediatric Clinical Effectiveness at CHOP, and an assistant professor of pediatrics at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania.
Digisonics has been an excellent partner in helping us achieve the best patient care possible," said Matthew Egan, MD, FAAP