Articles and Publications

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...

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...

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

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...