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As the child is, so the world of tomorrow shall be.®

Pediatrics by the Sea

June 17-20th, 2020

Pediatrics by the Sea is the Georgia AAP’s Summer CME Meeting on Practical Pediatric Topics & Pediatrics Coding Conference.

Jim Soapes Golf Charity Classic

This annual fundraising event is postponed. Please check back for updates.

Coronavirus: Resources for Members & Impact on Chapter Events

We are continuing to monitor the COVID-19 outbreak in Georgia and the US and as a Chapter are making adjustments to ensure the safety of our members, partners, staff and community at large. We are committed to following all recommendations from the CDC and state and local public health departments and will be modifying and postponing events as necessary. The Jim Soapes Charity Golf Tournament benefiting the Pediatric Foundation of Georgia scheduled to be held on April 22, 2020 has been postponed. Please keep an eye on your email for updates. The Georgia Pediatric Practice Manager and Nurses meeting scheduled to be held on May 15, 2020 may also be postponed. A decision regarding this meeting will be made in early April. Please keep an eye on your email for updates.

The Chapter will be limiting in person meetings and providing a call-in or webinar option for all meetings. All Chapter staff are working remotely in the coming weeks, so we ask for your patience in returning calls. Email is the best way to reach the staff. Visit the About tab for a directory. Thank you!

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

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

Upcoming Events

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COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Resources

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Resources

We are continuing to monitor the COVID-19 outbreak in Georgia and the US and as a Chapter are making adjustments to ensure the safety of our members, partners, staff and community at large. We are committed to following all recommendations from the CDC and state and...

Upcoming Webinars…

Upcoming Webinars…

The Chapter has a number of webinars on various topics planned.  Register and plan to attend with your colleagues.

News & Media

Kudos to Marshalyn Yeargin, MD, FAAP

Kudos to Marshalyn Yeargin, MD, FAAP

On February 19, Marshalyn Yeargin Allsopp, MD, FAAP was honored to present the Emory University School of Medicine’s 16th annual Hamilton Homes Memorial Lecture.  She spoke on racial disparities and its long term impact on development.  Dr. Yeargin was the first...

GA Chapter AAP Award Winners

GA Chapter AAP Award Winners

Denmark Lifetime Achievement Harry L. Keyserling, MD Outstanding Achievement Kids Docs on Wheels Young Physician Award Katherine F. Duncan, MDSylvia M. Washington, MD Friend of Children Award Beverly Knight Olson Legislator of the Year Rep. Sharon Cooper

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