Resident Education on Advocacy (REACH)

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Illinois Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics

REACH is an advocacy presentation developed for pediatric residents to provide an overview of advocacy at the state level.  The presentation provides an update on legislation that affects children and providers and equips  attendees with tools needed to become advocates for children.

Although developed for residents, it is great information for anyone in learning more about advocacy and is open to all ICAAP members. The two hour REACH training is  held on one Monday a month from 9-11am. Below are the upcoming dates for REACH:

July 10, 2017
August 7, 2017
September 11, 2017
October 2, 2017
October 30, 2017
November 20, 2017
December 18, 2017
January 22, 2018
February 12, 2018
March 12, 2018
April 9, 2018
May 7, 2018
June 4, 2018

All events are from 9am to 11am and held at ICAAP offices at:

1400 W. Hubbard Street
Suite 100
Chicago, IL  60642-8195

Street parking is available on Hubbard, Ashland, Grand and Noble. Parking can be tricky so please allow extra time.

Please RSVP to Jennie Pinkwater at jpinkwater@illinoisaap.com.

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For more information about REACH or ICAAP advocacy, please contact:

Jennie Pinkwater
Executive Director
312/733-1026 x213
jpinkwater@illinoisaap.com