The Global Health Care Special Interest Group (GHC SIG) was approved by the NAPNAP Executive Board in spring 2002. Please contact the SIG officers at firstname.lastname@example.org for additional information on activities.
The Impact of Racism on Child and Adolescent Health, recently released by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP). This policy statement was made available online July 29, 2019 and was published in the August 2019 issue of Pediatrics. Racism is a social determinant of health and contributes to health disparities and mental health problems in children and adolescents. The position statement encourages healthcare providers to proactively engage in strategies to reduce the health effects of racism and promote health equity for children, adolescents and families
Please visit the Journal of Pediatric Health Care to search for articles on global health care.