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Official Statement on Declaration of Firearm Violence as a Public Health Crisis

The National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (NAPNAP) strongly supports U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murthy’s declaration that firearm violence in America has become a public health crisis. Our members — experts in pediatrics and advocates for children — have

NAPNAP Expands Continuing Education Courses to Support Pediatric Mental Health

NEW YORK, June 17, 2024 – The National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (NAPNAP) has announced the third and final phase of their NAPNAP Cares program, an extensive library of online continuing education (CE) courses focused on pediatric mental

Controlled Trial Shows Benefits of Therapy Dogs with Pediatric Oncology Patients and Families

NEW YORK, June 12, 2024 – While visiting dog programs are common in pediatric settings, there is limited evidence on the safety and efficacy of these programs in oncology settings. A new study published in the Journal of Pediatric

New Research Article Calls for Overhaul of Youth Sexual Health Care in a Digital World

NEW YORK, May 30, 2024 – As the digital age ushers in near unfettered access to pornography and sexual media by adolescents, it is time to re-envision youth sexual health care according to an article published in the Journal

2023 Year In Review

In addition to our year-long 50th anniversary celebration, 2023 was an exciting and busy year for our association. Read our 2023 Year in Review to learn more about your professional home’s achievements. Our most sincere thank you goes out

NAPNAP Position Statement on Child Maltreatment

NEW YORK, April 4, 2024 – With the United States Department of Health and Human Services estimating that 618,000 children were victims of child maltreatment during 2020, it is clear that neglect, physical abuse, sexual abuse, emotional abuse, and/or

NAPNAP Brings Together Pediatric Health Care Leaders in Denver for 45th National Conference on Pediatric Health Care

The National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (NAPNAP) is bringing together experts in pediatrics and advocates for children from around the country at the 45th National Conference on Pediatric Health Care in Denver on March 13-16. As the Leader

Journal of Pediatric Health Care Launches Special Edition Focused on Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging in Pediatric Healthcare

With health inequities remaining a pervasive issue when seeking out health care in the United States, it is essential that providers be aware of factors including but not limited to ethnicity, race, gender, sexual orientation, or age to address

Feasibility and Preliminary Effectiveness of the INSPIRE Pilot Study for Adolescent Girls

While the World Health Organization recommends that adolescents obtain at least 60 minutes of moderate-to-vigorous physical activity daily, studies indicate that this goal is often not achieved worldwide. A recent article published in the Journal of Pediatric Health Care explored the

A Qualitative Exploration of the Experience of Child Feeding Among Ukrainian Refugee and Immigrant Mothers During Escape and Relocation

With conflicts around the world contributing to the displacement and relocation of mothers and children, a recent article published in the Journal of Pediatric Health Care explored the influence of escape, displacement, and relocation on the disruption to daily life, particularly
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