Georgia Chapter - American Academy of Pediatrics

Pediatrics By The Sea - June 7-10, 2017

The Ritz Carlton, Amelia Island, FL – Pediatrics by the Sea is the Georgia AAP’s Summer CME Meeting on Practical Pediatric Topics & Pediatrics Coding Conference. This meeting is open to all pediatricians, residents, pediatric nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, family physicians, medical students, and other child healthcare professionals.

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Mission and History

To improve the health and welfare of all the infants, children and adolescents in the State of Georgia.

Chapter Benefits

Build your leadership skills via participation in Chapter committees, task forces & sections.

Advocacy

We advocate in the Georgia Assembly and the state Medicaid and Peachcare programs.

CME Education

Continuing medical education is a vital element for improving the quality of patient care.

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SOLD OUT – Legislative Day

SOLD OUT – Legislative Day

This Event is Sold Out February 23, 2017 Floyd Veterans Building Floyd Room West Tower, 20th Floor 2 Martin Luther King Drive, Atlanta, GA 30334 Hosted by Patient-Centered Coalition of Georgia Members Georgia Chapter - American Academy of Pediatrics Georgia OBGyn...

2017 Jim Soapes Golf Classic

2017 Jim Soapes Golf Classic

The Foundation's primary fund raiser is held each fall at one of Georgia's premier golf courses.   The 2017 event will be held on Tuesday, April 18th at Cuscowilla on Lake Oconee, Eatonton, Georgia.  For information about participation please call 404-881-5091 or to...

Ga Pediatric Nurses & Practice Managers Meeting

Ga Pediatric Nurses & Practice Managers Meeting

May 5, 2017 Georgia International Convention Center in College Park, GA The next GPNA & GPPMA Meetings will be held on May 5, 2017. The GPNA and the GPPMA bi-annual meetings feature sessions on current pediatric practice management and pediatric nursing issues....

Pediatrics by the Sea

Pediatrics by the Sea

June 7-10, 2017 The Ritz Carlton, Amelia Island, FL Pediatrics by the Sea is the Georgia AAP’s Summer CME Meeting on Practical Pediatric Topics & Pediatrics Coding Conference. This meeting is open to all pediatricians, residents, pediatric nurses, nurse...

Chapter Award Winners

Chapter Award Winners

Each year the Georgia Chapter acknowledges the contributions of individuals who by their work, dedication and commitment have made Georgia better for children. This year we are proud to salute: Leila D. Denmark LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD Joseph A. Snitzer, MD...

Celebrate National Immunization Awareness Month

Celebrate National Immunization Awareness Month

National Immunization Awareness Month (NIAM) is an annual observance held in August to highlight the importance of vaccination for people of all ages. NIAM was established to encourage people of all ages to make sure they are up to date on the vaccines recommended for...

Kudos to Dr. McFadden!

Kudos to Dr. McFadden!

Gretchen Hunsberger Medical Champion Achievement Award During the National Reach Out and Read conference last month, Dr. Terri McFadden (ROR Georgia Medical Director) was presented with the Gretchen Hunsberger Medical Champion Achievement Award. This award honors a...

GAAAP Supports ACIP Recommendation – Inactivated Flu Vaccine

GAAAP Supports ACIP Recommendation – Inactivated Flu Vaccine

June 2016 The information below is a press release from the American Academy of Pediatrics. This is the information we have so far and we are working to get additional information from the manufacturer and from the Georgia VFC Program regarding vaccine orders. We...

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