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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...

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...

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...

Oklahoma’s Resident in the Spotlight

Oklahoma’s Resident in the Spotlight

Alexandra Riggs is in her second year of Pediatric Residency at the University of Oklahoma Children’s Hospital in Oklahoma City.  Alex grew up in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and graduated from Saint Joseph's Academy.  She attended Louisiana Tech University and...

Oklahoma’s Resident in the Spotlight

Oklahoma’s Resident in the Spotlight

Sunaina Suhag In the heart of downtown Austin, Texas, pulled back slightly from the hustle of the busy street, stands a small improv theater aptly named The Hideout Theatre. Sunaina spent a few hours a week studying improv here. It didn’t take long for her to begin...