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 9, 2018
August 6, 2018
September 10, 2018
October 1, 2018
November 5, 2018
December 10, 2018
January 7, 2019
February 4, 2019
March 4, 2019
April 1, 2019
May 6, 2019
June 3, 2019

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