“Recognizing that a child may suffer from mental illness and need pediatric-focused treatment could play a key role in prevention of future tragic events...”
To date in 2015, there have been 45 school or university shootings in the U.S.
Parents and caregivers are constantly exposed to misinformation from discredited studies and unreliable sources about the safety, efficacy and necessity of vaccines.
Inaccurate comments during GOP debate contribute to misinformation on safety. Read NAPNAP’s official statement on immunization.
Consider sharing your expertise and leadership with more than 8,000 of your fellow NAPNAP members.
Informational "speed dating" to educate social media influencers and bloggers about health and safety in homes and schools.
Learn more about upcoming opportunities, priorities and events!
Read NAPNAP's official statement on this landmark decision.
This archive features 20 articles and ten videos covering sessions and presenters from the 2015 annual conference
From May 6 – May 12, we honor and recognize nurses across all specialties and all areas of practice.
The Senate passed legislation April 14 to reform Medicare fee-for-service payment and extend federal funding for the Children’s Health Insurance Program.
Read about NAPNAP's recent Capitol Hill Day in the latest President's Message and join an advovacy panel discussion on May 6.
Learn more about primary care of the newly immigrated child.
Happy PNP Week!
Child and Adolescent Immunizations, Nutrition and Mental Health Hot Topics at Annual Conference
Measles outbreak demonstrates the need for trust in healthcare providers
Read our latest statement on dangers to child health and the need for tougher regulations.
Your opinions can guide the association.
Learn how the budget proposal could affect your practice and patients.
NAPNAP and our chapters urged governors to support CHIP in a Congressional inquiry earlier this fall. Learn the results of our efforts.
Join more than 1,500 fellow NAPNAP members and other pediatric healthcare providers at our 2015 annual conference, Advancing Pediatrics: Empowering Today's and Tomorrow's Leader's.
Executive Director Cate Brennan and nine members of the Partnership for Medicaid met today with White House health policy advisors
“Care of Infant Skin” course introduces the calming effects and benefits of infant massage and reviews the functions of skin layers and proper methods for newborn and infant...
Catch Dr. Mary Chesney on Sirius/XM Channel 81.