Georgia Chapter - American Academy of Pediatrics
News & Media
Our Georgia AAP chapter has started a series of pediatric nutrition-focused webinars to address hot topics in the field of nutrition. Join us for free CME during a lunch hour of learning! Please register below for upcoming webinars or view the recording of webinars...
The next webinar in our
Mental Health Lunch & Learn Webinar Series
will be held on Wednesday, October 11, 2017
from 12:30 – 1:30 pm EDT.
The next GPNA & GPPMA Meetings will be held on October 13, 2017. The GPNA and the GPPMA bi-annual meetings feature sessions on current pediatric practice management and pediatric nursing issues.
Pediatrics on the Parkway is the Georgia AAP’s Fall CME Meeting. This meeting will be held on November 2-4, 2017 at the Cobb Galleria Centre in Atlanta.
Mark your calendar for the Board of Directors Meeting, Atlanta on February 3, 2018 at the Chapter office.
The Foundation's primary fund raiser is held each fall at one of Georgia's premier golf courses. The 2018 event will be held on Wednesday, April 25th at Cherokee Run Golf Club, Conyers, Georgia. For information about participation please call 404-881-5091 or to visit...
Mark Your Calendar for Pediatrics by the Sea 2018! Pediatrics by the Sea is the Georgia AAP’s Summer CME Meeting on Practical Pediatric Topics & Pediatrics Coding Conference.
The Committee on Nutrition will be unveiling its new Formula Algorithm for Children on Georgia WIC soon!
Please call TOMORROW (WED.) to Urge Re-authorization of CHIP October 3, 2017 Dear Georgia Colleagues: Below is information from the AAP on our latest battle in Washington—the battle to save the Children’s Health Insurance Program, or CHIP. In Georgia the CHIP...
New Law Changes Georgia Prescription Drug
Monitoring Program; Pediatricians Must Register, But ADHD Medications Are Excluded
The Nominating Committee of the Georgia Chapter of American Academy of Pediatrics is now seeking nominations for our annual Chapter Awards.
National Immunization Awareness Month (NIAM) is an annual observance held in August to highlight the importance of vaccination for people of all ages.
Call to Action! U.S. Senate Considering Deep Cuts to Medicaid; Contact Senators Isakson & Perdue on Thursday
Thursday, June 22
Georgia is leading the country with above average early childhood vaccinations with 75.6 percent of children 19-35 months old protected, compared to national averages of 72.2 percent for the 7-vaccine series.