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Nepal Recovery

​​​​​​The AAP has reached out to the Nepal Paediatric Society to express its sympathy and support in the recovery from the earthquakes that occurred in April 2015. The AAP has circulated a call for donations to ensure that children's needs in Nepal are taken care of in a strategic manner. Click here for more information.


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Global Health Funding Available from ICATCH!

The International Community Access to Child Health (ICATCH) Grant Program announces its 2015 Call for Proposals.  Designed for pediatricians and other providers in developing countries, ICATCH provides $2000 per year for 3 years (total $6000) for projects or programs that improve child health.  Applications received by the Early Deadline, Oct. 12, 2015 are eligible to receive feedback from reviewers prior to final submission; Final Deadline for all applications is Jan. 18, 2015.  Further information at ICATCH website (Click here).
Let ICATCH help you put your idea into practice—apply today!

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Dr. Lou Cooper Fights Rubella

In the early 1960's in New York City, Dr. Louis Cooper began to see babies who were deaf, blind, and had heart problems. The cause - the rubella virus. Click here to learn more about CDC’s partnership with the Measles & Rubella Initiative which is protecting more kids than ever before.

Online Pediatrics in Disasters Course by the Center for Global Health at the Colorado School of Public Health

The Pediatrics in Disaster training program trains health care providers to prioritize life-saving care for children in disasters. This virtual classroom environment encourages you to engage with video lecture, PowerPoint handouts, video tutorials for problem based exercises, and interactive problem-based exercises. Click here to register for the course. The entire course, English or Spanish, is free!