To assist journalists in their research, the AAP has assembled a list of links to sites on www.aap.org where they will find background information on a variety of pediatric health topics.
Media representatives who need more detailed information, or who would like help locating an expert to interview on a particular topic, should contact the AAP Department of Public Affairs at 847/434-7877 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Parent resources are available at www.healthychildren.org.
Adolescent Health http://www.aap.org/sections/adolescenthealth/default.cfm
Child Abuse http://www.aap.org/sections/childabuseneglect/
Early Childhood http://www.aap.org/visit/cmte15.htm
Environmental Health http://www.aap.org/visit/cmte16.htm
Hospital Care http://www.aap.org/visit/cmte19.htm
Injury, Violence & Poison Prevention http://www.aap.org/sections/ipp/default.cfm
Native American Child Health http://www.aap.org/nach/
Pediatric AIDS http://www.aap.org/committees/pediatricaids/
Pediatric Emergency Medicine http://www.aap.org/sections/pem/default.cfm
Pediatric Workforce http://www.aap.org/workforce/
Psychosocial Issues http://www.aap.org/visit/cmte29.htm
Sports Medicine & Fitness http://www.aap.org/sections/sportsmedicine/
Substance Abuse http://www.aap.org/visit/cmte35.htm
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