The AAP is a partner in this CDC campaign to raise awareness of the importance of using
In November, the AAP presented testimony to the federal
Interagency Task Force on Antimicrobial Resistance (ITFAR), raising awareness
of the growing threat to child health from overuse of antibiotics.
- For more information about antibiotic resistance, see the AAP "Choosing Wisely" list.
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The American Academy of Pediatrics is an organization of 60,000 primary care pediatricians, pediatric medical subspecialists and pediatric surgical specialists dedicated to the health, safety and well-being of infants, children, adolescents and young adults. For more information, visit www.aap.org.