Positions on executive committees of select AAP Councils and Sections are currently available. Executive committees are the leadership bodies of Councils and Sections. Involvement in AAP Councils and Sections are great opportunities for AAP members to participate at the national level. Click here for more information on AAP Councils and Sections.
Candidates/nominees must be current members of AAP Councils and Sections for which they seek a position. Nominating committees of Councils and Sections with vacancies will review the list of nominees and decide which candidates to list on the ballots. Elections for Councils and Sections are scheduled for March 1-31, 2017.
Interested candidates can submit a self-nomination or can be nominated by their Chapter leaders through December 18, 2016 by following the link below.
If you have any questions, you may contact the AAP Council & Section Elections Team via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
NOTE: Please contact the MIAAP office at (517) 484-3013 or email@example.com if you’d like to be considered for an AAP Council & Section position.
On November 18, 2016, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved extending the age indication for use of FluLaval® Quadrivalent (ID Biomedical Corporation of Quebec, a subsidiary of GlaxoSmithKline) to include children 6 through 35 months. FluLaval® Quadrivalent is now licensed for use in all persons 6 months of age and older. MDHHS has updated the following flu vaccine educational handouts:
Oral Health Disparities as a Social Justice Issue: The Why and How of Partnering to Tackle Them
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The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services and the leading health professional organizations in Michigan have published this updated letter regarding the promotion of the HPV Vaccine.
The Detroit Free Press recently published MIAAP’s President Dr. Neil R. Wienberg’s article that addresses the various social stressors children are facing in addition to the Flint Water Crisis. Click here to read the article.
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