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Celebrating 3 Years of a Polio-Free India!
On January 13, 2014, India – celebrated three years without a polio case. Download this toolkit to participate in the celebration and to raise awareness!

Report from the Royal Collage of Paediatricians and Child Health - Calling the Shots: A Review of Global Immunisation Initiatives and Future Priorities, funded by the AAP, reviews the successes and challenges of current global immunization programs.Click here for more information.

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The AAP Section on International Child Health (SOICH) is hosting its 3rd Annual Global Child Health Abstract Symposium scheduled for Sunday, Oct 12, 2014 during the SOICH H Program at the 2014 AAP National Conference in San Diego, CA. Abstracts and photo entries for Photo competition are due April 11, 2014. Please visit SOICH Web page for more information.


The International Community Access to Child Health (ICATCH) program provides financial and technical support to pediatricians in developing countries who are in the process of developing and implementing a community-based child health initiative.

Preliminary deadline: June 9, 2014 (Optional deadline - If submitted by this deadline an ICATCH advisor will review your application and provide feedback).

Final deadline: August 15, 2014 Click here for more information about the ICATCH program and how to apply.