- National Public Health Week
April 4-10 is National Public Health Week, a time to celebrate public health and prevention activities in communities across the country. The AAP Public Health Special Interest Group provides a home for pediatricians who are interested in working on issues at the intersection of public health and pediatrics. To become a member of the Public Health SIG, join the Council on Community Pediatrics online or send your name and AAP ID number to email@example.com.
- Poverty and Child Health
The AAP published a new policy and report about poverty’s impact on child health. See coverage in the Washington Post and the Cleveland Plain Dealer.