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Oklahoma’s Resident in the Spotlight

Oklahoma’s Resident in the Spotlight

Hina Rehman is currently a third year pediatric resident at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center in Oklahoma City. Hina is a native Texan who grew up in the sweet city of Sugar Land, located right outside of Houston. Growing up surrounded by a family of...

Global Health Outreach

Global Health Outreach

Many healthcare professionals are completing global health outreach trips. Studies have indicated the people who volunteer tend to live longer. To quote Yasemin Saplakoglu, Staff Writer for Live Science, “People who volunteer for selfless reasons, such as helping...

Family Separation at the Border

Family Separation at the Border

OKAAP members, here's what you can do to advocate for the children who have been separated from their families at the border. Consider contacting your U.S. representative and lending your voice as an expert in child health and development. The AAP's federal advocacy...

Oklahoma’s Resident in the Spotlight

Oklahoma’s Resident in the Spotlight

Kimberly Day, DO, is a second-year pediatrics resident at the University of Oklahoma in Tulsa, OK. She grew up in Oklahoma and graduated from the University of Oklahoma with a Bachelor of Science degree in Microbiology. During this time she worked as a nurse assistant...

Call for CATCH Proposals

Call for CATCH Proposals

The call for CATCH Proposals is now open! The application deadline is 7/31/18 at 2:00 PM Central. Click here to view the details and to apply for a CATCH Grant. Hello OKAAP Chapter Member: Let me introduce myself. I am Dr. Raja Nandyal, a full time faculty...

Living Life Intentionally and Fully…Not Burnt Out

Living Life Intentionally and Fully…Not Burnt Out

Living Life Intentionally and Fully…Not Burnt Out By Hokehe E Effiong MD, MPH, FAAP. As physicians, there is so much conversation about the seemingly elusive work-life balance. We work long hard hours and give our best to our patients. But also very easily can feel...

Oklahoma’s Resident in the Spotlight

Oklahoma’s Resident in the Spotlight

Oklahoma native Andrew Nguyen, MD is a pediatrics resident at The University of Oklahoma in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Andrew grew up in Oklahoma City and graduated from Westmoore High School, and went on to follow in his parents’ footsteps and attend the University of Oklahoma...