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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...

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...

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...

OKAAP’s 2018 Annual Meeting

OKAAP’s 2018 Annual Meeting

Each year, Chapter officers and members meet at the Samis Education Center at OU Children's in conjunction with the Annual Advances in Pediatrics CME conference. On April 13th the OKAAP Board of Directors began the day at 7:00am with a strategic planning board meeting...

Oklahoma’s Resident in the Spotlight

Oklahoma’s Resident in the Spotlight

Amber Landry MD is a third-year Pediatric Resident at the University of Oklahoma Pediatric Residency Program in Oklahoma City, OK. Amber’s journey began in the great city of Houston, Texas. Growing up, she thought she might ultimately end up in the WNBA. After the...

EHDI On The Web

EHDI On The Web

According to the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) website, “hearing loss is the most common congenital condition in the United States (US). Each year, an estimated three in 1,000 infants are born in the US with moderate, severe, or profound hearing loss resulting...

Reach Out and Read

Reach Out and Read

By: Marny Dunlap, MD and Lori Lake Have you ever thought about the one thing you could do to help set a child on a healthy path towards literacy and academic achievement? Interestingly, it doesn’t involve fancy electronics or cost a chunk of your paycheck. It only...

Oklahoma’s Resident in the Spotlight

Oklahoma’s Resident in the Spotlight

Julie Putman, DO Julie Putman, DO, is a second year pediatric resident at the University of Oklahoma School of Community Medicine in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Growing up, Julie had always been drawn to kids (especially the ones who are fighting the odds), she’s always loved...