American Academy of Pediatrics
Orange County

Where Children and
Health Meet.

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The Hub for Children’s Health in Orange County

American Academy of Pediatrics-Orange County Chapter provides evidence-based recommendations for child health to pediatricians, parents, professionals and public policy makers.

AAP-OC Initiatives

School Readiness Nurse Initiative Program

Reach Out and Read is an evidence based model to promote early literacy and school readiness in the pediatric exam room by giving new books to children.

No Child Hungry

“No Child Hungry: Pediatricians Promoting Food Security” is an 18 month project funded by the National AAP to help eliminate hunger in Orange County.

Developmental Screenings

Development screening helps parents and caregivers identify children with developmental risks.

Accident and Injury Prevention

From baby seats to teen driving, physicians care about the safety and well-being of our children.

School Health Program

The School Health Initiative strengthens connections between local pediatricians, schools, and community resources.

School Readiness Nurse Initiative Program

Early identification of risk factors and emerging health concerns play a critical role in meeting children’s health needs.