Each year, leadership positions on the Chapter’s Board of Directors open for nomination and election. The participation of members in selecting the leaders and representatives of FCAAP is critical! Please take several minutes to thoughtfully consider and nominate members to serve in these leadership roles within FCAAP.
The Florida Pediatrician, Spring 2023
The Spring 2023 edition of The Florida Pediatrician is now available!
FPP2023 Registration Now Open!
The Future of Pediatric Practice is the annual conference of the Florida Chapter of American Academy of Pediatrics. Hosted over Labor Day weekend each year, the conference attracts pediatric health care professionals from around the state of Florida and across the country. Join us this fall as we celebrate 10 years of education, networking, and fun at FPP!
FCAAP UNVEILS NEW CORPORATE MEMBER FOR 2023
FCAAP is thrilled to announce the inclusion of a new Corporate Member Partner for 2023!
FCAAP LAUDS HOUSE SPEAKER PAUL RENNER’S CHILD-FRIENDLY PROPOSAL ON SCHOOL START TIME
The Florida Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics (FCAAP) commends Florida House Speaker Paul Renner for his commitment to prioritize children’s health and well-being through his child-friendly plan to change school start times to combat sleep loss.
CALL FOR NOMINATIONS: 2023 SCHIEBLER AND LICHTBLAU AWARDS
Nominations are now being accepted for the 2023 Audrey Lincourt Schiebler, RN, FAAP, and Gerold Schiebler, MD, FAAP, Advocacy Award and the Phillip O. Lichtblau, MD, Award!
FCAAP RENEWS COMMITMENT TO VACCINES TO PROTECT CHILDREN AND COMMUNITIES
The Florida Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics (FCAAP) is renewing its commitment to vaccines as a vital tool in protecting children and communities against vaccine-preventable diseases and the ongoing pandemic. FCAAP urges all eligible individuals to get vaccinated as soon as possible.
REGISTRATION NOW OPEN FOR 2023 FCAAP FORUM SERIES
The 2023 FCAAP Forum Series offers both on-demand educational presentations and live, interactive discussion groups with industry experts. The series includes four focus areas: Practice Culture, Immunizations, Professional Development, and Advocacy, each featuring experts from across the country.
Participate in FCAAP’s 2023 Virtual Legislative Advocacy Training Program
FCAAP members are invited to participate in the Chapter’s 2023 Virtual Legislative Advocacy Training Program, consisting of three important virtual training courses that will provide an overview of the legislative process and discussion of legislative issues impacting children’s healthcare in Florida including health equity and vaccinations.
FCAAP LAUDS THE FLORIDA HIGH SCHOOL ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION’S DECISION TO PROTECT STUDENT ATHLETES’ PRIVACY
The Florida Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics (FCAAP) lauds today’s decision by the Florida High School Athletic Association (FHSAA) to protect the privacy of student athletes.