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Pediatric Conferences &
Educational Opportunities





July 12 - 16

GAPA 2021 CME CONFERENCE

GEORGIA ASSOCIATION OF PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS GAPA

Oct. 27 - 30

46th Annual PSPA Fall CME Conference

Pennsylvania Society of Physician Assistants

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Latest Pediatric News


Nursing Homes See 96 Percent Decline In COVID Cases Since Vaccine Rollout

The American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL), representing more than 14,000 nursing homes and long term care facilities across the ...
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Picture Books Can Boost Physical Activity for Youth with Autism

While physical activity is important for everyone, research has shown people with developmental disabilities do not exercise as often as their typically developed peers. In an...
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IAEA Study Finds Global Gaps in Radiotherapy Services for Childhood Cancers, Sees Opportunity to Improve Clinical Practic

A survey carried out by the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has reviewed radiotherapy services to treat children’s cancers around the world, finding disparities in t...
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Digital Reset - 10 Tips For Families Transitioning Out Of The Pandemic

With millions of Americans getting vaccinated every day, parents, teachers, clinicians, and others must begin preparing children and teens to readjust to “normal” life. “Altho...
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May is National Better Hearing Month

Mask wearing has forced many of the 37.5 million Americans with hearing loss to face their hearing loss. Often people will compensate by reading lips and may not realize, or a...
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NIH Establishes New Childhood Asthma Clinical Research Network

The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part of the National Institutes of Health, has awarded $10 million in first-year funding to establish a clin...
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Survey Compares COVID-19 Perceptions from March 2020 vs March 2021

One-year into the COVID-19 pandemic and even with the light of the vaccine on the horizon, a majority of Americans are still fearful, according to a new healthinsurance.com na...
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How One Dad Manages His Son’s Care Amid a Pandemic and a Home Health Aide Shortage

Grant Williams has a birthday coming up this month. He splits his time between his mother and father’s home, and his dad Bob is mulling over ideas for Grant’s birthday celebra...
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Younger Age Of First Cannabis Use Or Prescription Drug Misuse Is Associated With Faster Development Of Substance Use Disorders

A new study shows that in the time after first trying cannabis or first misusing prescription drugs, the percentages of young people who develop the corresponding substance us...
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Clinical Research Forum Presents Moderna and Pfizer with Award for Extraordinary Impact on Health

The Clinical Research (CR) Forum, a non-profit membership association of top clinical research experts and leaders from the nation’s leading academic health centers, announced...
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New Amazon Kindle Best Seller: Augmentative And Alternative Communication Leaders

The second book in the series, Becoming an Exceptional AAC Leader, launched on March 30, 2021 and achieved four Amazon Best Seller status categories. Written by 15 coauthors, ...
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NIH Effort Seeks to Understand MIS-C, Range of SARS-CoV-2 Effects on Children

The National Institutes of Health has launched a new research effort to understand how SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, affects children, who account for roughly 13...
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How Parental Controls, Monitoring Apps, And Media Plans Can Support Healthy Digital Media Use

Keeping children safe while still giving them room to grow and develop can feel like a delicate tightrope walk for parents, especially when it comes to the internet. On the on...
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Free Bilingual Texting Service Helps Parents Worried About Their Child’s Speech and Language Development

Parents and caregivers who have concerns about their child’s speech and language development have a new, free, and easy resource to lean on, as announced today by the American...
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NIH Calls For Greater Inclusion Of Pregnant And Lactating People In COVID-19 Vaccine Research

Longstanding obstacles to include pregnant and lactating people in clinical research have led to this population now deciding whether or not to receive a SARS-CoV-2 vaccine wi...
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Healthcare Innovation Eases Burden on ICU Staff

A cross-institutional team of physicians created a “COVID line team,” serving as a hub for placing central and arterial lines in critically ill COVID-19 patients, allowing ICU...
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St. Jude/Who Virologist Says Vaccines Are Effective Protection Against The Covid Virus, With Some Providing Good Protection Against Variants

As COVID vaccines continue to rollout across America, there is widespread concern about their effectiveness against the variants currently circulating. Today, an interview fro...
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Statement from NIH and BARDA on the FDA Emergency Use Authorization of the Janssen COVID-19 Vaccine

Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued an Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) to the Janssen Pharmaceuticals Companies of Johnson & Johnson for its single-shot COVI...
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Promoting and Protecting Human Milk and Breastfeeding During COVID-19

With stressors mounting daily on the health care system due to the COVID-19 pandemic, a de-prioritization of the childbearing family has been noted. Their care has changed, re...
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St. Jude Recognizes Women In Science And Medicine By Showcasing Contributions To Childhood Cancer Research

For United Nation’s International Day of Women and Girls in Science in February, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital announced a series on women in science and medicine at S...
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What Parents Can Do to Protect Children's Mental Health During Remote Learning

In many places throughout the U.S., virtual classrooms have become the new norm for learning during the COVID-19 pandemic. While the drivers of suicide risk are multi-dimensio...
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Maintaining Your Kids’ Ocular Health In A Digital World

Against the current backdrop of virtual learning, lockdowns, and fewer hours of outdoor play, children are using digital devices more than ever before -- and the continued spr...
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Nearly Half of Young Drivers Are Resuming Driving Just Weeks After Sustaining a Concussion

Researchers from Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) and the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing (Penn Nursing) found that nearly half of adolescents who sough...
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Addressing the Impact of Structural Racism on Disparities in Children with Type 1 Diabetes

Advancements in diabetes technology have improved quality of life and glycemic control in children with type 1 diabetes. However, data show that a subset of children is being ...
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Rochelle P. Walensky, MD, MPH, begins post as CDC Director and ATSDR Administrator

Rochelle P. Walensky, MD, MPH, officially begins her post as the 19th director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the ninth administrator of the Agenc...
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Pediatric Jobs



Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner

St Johns Emergency Medicine Specialists
Santa Monica, California

Speech-Language Pathologist (SLP)

League Education & Treatment Center
Greater New York City area, New York

Summer Camp Nurse Jobs,

Maine Teen Camp
Porter, Maine

Full-time Registered Respiratory Therapist Opportunities - Adults and Neonatal/Pediatrics - Seeking experienced RRTs and New Graduates - $10,000 Sign-On for Experienced RRTs - $5,000 Sign-On for New Grads

Carilion Clinic
Christiansburg, Virginia

ACADEMIC POSITIONS: Nursing Instructor (2 positions available) - Annual Salary $58,777 - $113,797 & ADMINISTRATIVE POSITION: Nursing Program Director - Annual Salary $75,571 - $129,252

Palo Verde Community College
California

ACADEMIC POSITIONS: Nursing Instructor (2 positions available) - Annual Salary $58,777 - $113,797 & ADMINISTRATIVE POSITION: Nursing Program Director - Annual Salary $75,571 - $129,252

Palo Verde Community College
National

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