Dr. Byron has a special interest in environmental health and shares her message with physicians and policy makers. She has recently drafted a statement, adopted by the MT AAP Executive Committee, on the effects of climate change on the pediatric population and MT AAP’s stance on climate change policy.
- Firearm Safety and Injury Prevention – Nat’l AAP document link
- Firearm Safety Brochure
- How Pediatricians can advocate for Children’s Safety in Their Communities web link
County Specific Mental Health Resources
Montana AAP members are engaged in a number of programs and activities supporting the health and well being of children and families in Montana.
May 03, 2014, we held our third annual Spring Symposium. Dr Russ Osguthorpe from Salt Lake City gave two lectures on Adolescent Immunizations. He discussed common reasons that families are hesitant about vaccines and then addressed the concerns about vaccination rates for teens.
HPV Grant and Education
We recently received a grant for HPV Education! Please stay tuned.
Here is an article entitled “Making the C.A.S.E for the HPV vaccination.”
HPV slides = HPV-cancer-presentation
Thanks to everyone who participated at Round-up 2013! We had another successful year and enjoyed good speakers and good
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