Increase Family Confidence in COVID-19 Vaccines: Talking About Safety

Join WCAAP members across the state for 4 weekly 30-minute sessions sharing COVID-19 vaccine communication practices and tactics. We will provide opportunities for questions and sharing ideas and will share relevant resources. September 1: Talking about safety Doug Opel, MD, MPH, FAAP Kristi Rice, MD, FAAP Sessions will include a short presentation and time for […]

Increase Family Confidence in COVID-19 Vaccines: Overcoming objections, addressing misconceptions

Join WCAAP members across the state for 4 weekly 30-minute sessions sharing COVID-19 vaccine communication practices and tactics. We will provide opportunities for questions and sharing ideas and will share relevant resources. Wednesdays at 7:00-7:30AM August 25: Overcoming objections, addressing misconceptions John Dunn, MD, MPH, FAAP Maria Huang, MD, FAAP Coming Up: September 1: Talking […]

Increase Family Confidence in COVID-19 Vaccines: Build trust with families & ensure consistent messaging

Join WCAAP members across the state for 4 weekly 30-minute sessions sharing COVID-19 vaccine communication practices and tactics. We will provide opportunities for questions and sharing ideas and will share relevant resources. Wednesdays at 7:00-7:30AM August 18: Building trust with families & ensuring consistent messaging across your entire office team Doug Opel, MD, MPH, FAAP […]

Back to School: Healthy & Strong Town Hall

The Washington Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics and the Washington State PTA present a Town Hall forum to address your questions and share some of the best ways families can get kids off to a strong start for the 2021-22 school year. Registration is required Topics will include: Back to school considerations in […]

Increase Family Confidence in COVID-19 Vaccines: Preparing to answer hard questions & managing our own emotions

Join WCAAP members across the state for 4 weekly 30-minute sessions sharing COVID-19 vaccine communication practices and tactics. We will provide opportunities for questions and sharing ideas and will share relevant resources. Wednesdays at 7:00-7:30AM August 11:  Preparing to answer hard questions & managing our own emotions John Dunn, MD, MPH, FAAP Yolanda Evans, MD, […]

June 30: Equitable Care Webinar – Physical Spaces

Designing at the Edges: Making a case for why representation matters How engaging and understanding diverse patient populations leads to making more equitable and inclusive design decisions. Speakers Kari Thorsen - Principal, ZGF Architects Douglas K. Eby, MD, MPH, CPE - VP of Medical Services, Alaska Native Medical Center Download a flyer

May 15: Early Career Happy Hour

You're invited! If you are in the early years of your career and a WCAAP member, we want to connect with you! Join WCAAP’s board Secretary Kim Hauff; Early Career Representative to the board, Amanda Monnahan; and Legislative Committee Co-Chair Crystal Shen for a Zoom happy hour on Saturday, May 15th at 5pm. This will […]

May 14: 18th Annual Pediatric Emergency Medicine Update

*Early bird rate deadline April 14* 18th Annual Pediatric Emergency Medicine Update May 14 (Fri) | 0800–1500 PST +Add to Calendar Target audience: pediatricians, emergency physicians, family physicians, nurses, nurse practitioners, allied health professionals, residents & students Up to 7.50 Mainpro+/MOC Section 1 credits Course Webpage | Registration Form Overview: The Division of Emergency Medicine […]

NPPS Conference

Sleeping Lady Mountain Resort

Join NPPS at their 200th Conference and a celebration of NPPS turning 100 years old! The conference will be held in person at Sleeping Lady in Leavenworth, Wash. Below are links for: Registration at northpacificpediatricsociety.org Sleeping Lady - recommend calling to book room as part of the NPPS room block The core mission of NPPS has been […]

Vaccine-Based Prevention of Meningococcal B Disease

Vaccine-Based Prevention of Meningococcal B Disease Tools for Interpreting and Implementing Recommendations Save the date: April 1, 2021 - 12:00-1:00PM This free CME for WCAAP members from Boston University School of Medicine aims to improve comprehension and initiate practice changes to improve immunization rates for all patients who are currently scheduled for the MenB vaccination. […]

March 31: Educating Providers in Equity & Racism

Educating Providers in Equity & Racism March 31, 7-8AM Speakers: Roberto E. Montenegro, MD, PhD Dr. Roberto Montenegro is a child and adolescent psychiatrist and assistant professor at Seattle Children's Hospital and The UW department of psychiatry and adjunct assistant professor in Pediatrics. He serves as the director of mental health services at Echo Glen […]

March 30: Promoting Early Relational Health – Skagit County

Please join us March 30 from 6:00-7:30pm for a free online presentation featuring David Willis, MD, FAAP - Senior Fellow, Center for the Study of Social Policy. We will discuss resources and community infrastructure to support early childhood wellness and caregiver success. In addition, our new Help Me Grow Skagit Family Resource Navigator will provide […]