The following articles were researched, written, and submitted by members and leaders of the AAP pediatric community. The Gartner Pediatric History Center would like to extend its gratitude for their contribution to the AAP historical record.

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The Roots of the AAP Committee on the Psychosocial Aspects of Child and Family Health (COPACFH):  Celebrating Enduring Principles
By Arthur Lavin, MD, FAAP

The Red Book® Paralleling the Growth and Reach of the American Academy of Pediatrics
By David W. Kimberlin, MD, FAAP; Joseph A. Bocchini, MD, FAAP; Michael T. Brady, MD, FAAP; Larry K. Pickering, MD, FAAP; Carrie L. Byington, MD, FAAP; Yvonne A. Maldonado, MD, FAAP

American Academy of Pediatrics: Pioneer in Environmental Health
By Ruth A. Etzel, MD, FAAP

The Birth of a Book: Caring for Your Baby and Young Child: Birth to Age 5
By Robert E. Hannemann, MD, FAAP

AAP Published the Handbook of Pediatric Environmental Health
By Ruth A. Etzel, MD, PhD, FAAP

Access to Care and Community Pediatrics in the 1980s
By Francis Rushton, Jr, MD, FAAP


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