Oklahoma’s Resident in the Spotlight

Oklahoma’s Resident in the Spotlight

Dr. Ben Rossavik I was very fortunate to have the influences I had at a young age that brought me to where I am today. My parents were physicians who dedicated themselves to primary care in Oklahoma City, so I grew up against the backdrop of their clinic. Their...
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...
AAP EHDI Patient Checklist for Pediatric Medical Home Providers

AAP EHDI Patient Checklist for Pediatric Medical Home Providers

Any degree of hearing loss can negatively impact a child’s speech, language, social and emotional development, and academic success. Unfortunately, babies cannot tell us if they can hear. Therefore, infant hearing screening was developed to provide a quick, harmless...
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...