"This is a concise, well-organized, and well-presented pocket guide for pediatric providers and providers in training. This edition is updated with new recommendations."
Joseph R. Hageman, MD, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
Doody's Book Review
All the essentials of the Bright Futures health supervision visits in an easy-to-access format. It's the quick reference tool and training resource for busy health professionals. Includes every visit from birth through age 21. Also included in the appendices are Developmental Milestones at a Glance chart, Recommended Medical Screenings chart for infancy through adolescence, Sexual Maturity Ratings scale, and much more!
Paula M. Duncan, MD, FAAP
Paula M. Duncan, MD, FAAP was a professor of pediatrics at the University of Vermont College of Medicine.
Joseph F. Hagan Jr. MD, FAAP
Joseph F. Hagan, Jr., MD, FAAP is Clinical Professor in Pediatrics at The Robert Larner, MD College of Medicine at the University of Vermont and UVM Children’s Hospital. He is Co-Editor of The Bright Futures Guidelines, Third & Fourth Editions, the standard of preventive care for infants, children, adolescents, and young adults.
Dr. Hagan served as American Academy of Pediatrics-Vermont Chapter Vice-President and President. He chaired the Academy’s national Committee on Psychosocial Aspects of Child and Family Health, the Task Force on Terrorism, and the AAP Neurobehavioral Disorder Associated with Prenatal Alcohol Exposure Workgroup.
His commitment to the care of vulnerable children led Dr. Hagan to Chair the Citizen’s Advisory Board for the Vermont Department for Children and Families. He consults for the Commissioner on complex child protection cases and is consulting physician at the UVM Children’s Hospital ChildSafe Clinic. He practices and teaches primary care pediatrics in Burlington, Vermont.
Judith S. Shaw, EdD, MPH, RN, FAAP
Judith S. Shaw, EdD, MPH, RN, FAAP is a research associate professor in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Vermont College of Medicine.
American Academy of Pediatrics
The American Academy of Pediatrics is an organization of 67,000 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. The AAP is the largest pediatric publisher in the world, with a diverse list of resources that includes essential clinical and practice management titles and award-winning books for parents.