The Paradigm Shift to Early Relational Health: The Power of the Moment

David Willis, MD, FAAP The August 2021 AAP Policy Statement on Preventing Childhood Toxic Stress: Partnering with Families and Communities to Promote Relational Health calls for a paradigm shift in pediatrics in clinical priorities, research and advocacy.  This session will discuss some of the exciting and emergent efforts to advance early relational health, at this […]

Ask a Doctor: Community Webinar for Families Speaking Ukrainian and Russian

Join us for a community webinar for Ukrainian-speaking and Russian-speaking families, with an opportunity to ask questions, get answers, and have a candid discussion with Dr. Tetyana Odarich. Topics will include child preventative health, trauma, fear, anxiety and more. Each of the first 20 participants to register and attend a webinar will receive a $25 […]

Your Finance Questions Answered!

Pediatric Health Care Providers: Your Finance Questions Answered! Presented by: Sabrina K. Seward, CFPVice President and Senior Private Wealth Advisor at U.S. Bank May 2, 2022 | 7:30pm-8:30pm Join us […]

Ask a Doctor: Community Webinar for Families Speaking Russian May 19 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Join us for a community webinar for Russian-speaking families, with an opportunity to ask questions, get answers, and have a candid discussion with Dr. Tetyana Odarich. Topics will include child preventative health, trauma, fear, anxiety and more. Each of the first 20 […]

Equitable Care: Gender-Affirming Care

Part 1 of a 2-part series on gender-affirming care; the second webinar in the series will be held in June. Our thanks to Juanita K. Hodax, MD, Co-Director of the Seattle Children's Hospital Gender Clinic and Matt Goldenberg, PsyD. Learn how you can create a clinic environment that is affirming to gender-diverse youthLearn why this […]

Equitable Care Webinar: Undoing Institutionalized Racism in Healthcare Organizations

Webinar #4: December 8th, 7-8 AM: Undoing Institutionalized Racism in Healthcare Organizations (Register Here) Speakers:  Drs. Kathleen Kieran and Peter Asante, Equitable Care Work Group Co-Chairs, will moderate a panel discussion about institutionalized racism in healthcare organizations and how we can begin to undo these policies and practices.

Spotlight: Pediatric Journeys in Advocacy

Join Drs. Jerry Eichner, Crystal Shen, and Mike Arenson for an interview and discussion about Dr. Eichner's journey in advocacy during his career in pediatrics: how he got started in pediatrics and being an advocate for children; what influenced his career decisions and how the AAP provided the guidance needed; and how he managed to […]

COVID-19 Vaccine Communications – Ages 5-11

November 10, 7-7:30AM: Vaccine Communications with Drs. John Dunn and Maria Huang. Register here. Coming up:  December 1, 7-7:30AM: Vaccine Communications with Drs. Doug Opel and Yolanda Evans. Register here.

Welcoming Afghan Newcomers: Health Care Considerations

As Washington State begins to welcome around 1600 newcomers from Afghanistan, we want our state’s pediatric health care workforce ready to provide the care these families will need. Join us to learn from Dr. Beth Dawson-Hahn, Dr. Anisa Ibrahim, and a guest speaker from the Afghan Health Initiative:   CDCs domestic guidance for new arrivals […]

Supporting Adolescent Patients in Crisis: Toolkit Training

In response to the increasing mental health needs of children and adolescents, WCAAP developed a toolkit for pediatric primary care practices to use when managing adolescents with self-harm or suicidality. The toolkit includes an overview of monitoring, follow-up, medication, billing, care coordination, and a team safety protocol. On Thursday, November 4th from 7:00-8:00 AM, Emily Bianconi […]

COVID-19 Vaccine Communication Strategies – Town Hall

November 3, 7-7:30AM: Town Hall format with vaccine experts, DOH, WCAAP – bring your questions! Register here. Coming up:  November 10, 7-7:30AM: Vaccine Communications with Drs. John Dunn and Maria Huang. Register here. December 1, 7-7:30AM: Vaccine Communications with Drs. Doug Opel and Yolanda Evans. Register here.