Adolescent Health

ICAAP received funding from the Illinois Department of Public Health, Office of Women’s Health and Family Services (OWHFS), Maternal Child Health (MCH Title V Block Grant), to aid in increasing adolescent health supervision visits among youth ages 11 to 21 years. ICAAP has developed the Adolescent Health Education Initiative to focus on providing educational tools and resources for providers in Illinois to aid them with increasing adolescent well-visits and addressing the needs and concerns of adolescents and their families.

Adolescent Health Provider Education Initiative

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ICAAP's Adolescent Health Educational Conference  

Date: May 20, 2021 | Time: 9am - 1pm CT | Fee: FREE

About:

In response to the evolving needs of adolescent patients and their families, ICAAP will be hosting a half-day FREE educational conference, focused on providing educational tools and resources to providers and health professionals.This educational conference will tackle trending topics on adolescent health including health inequities, the impact of racism on adolescent health and more! This conference is FREE of charge and is eligible for continuing medical education credit. CE credit for allied health professionals is pending.

Continuing Education Credit Information:

The Illinois Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics is accredited by the Illinois State  Medical Society (ISMS) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Illinois Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics designates this educational activity for a maximum of 3.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses and Nurse Practitioners can submit Certificates of Attendance to their accrediting board for credit for participation in the live webinars.

 

The Illinois Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics hosted three free webinars in 2021 for providers and health care professionals to learn how to increase adolescent well-care visits and address needs. Each webinar provided education, and practical tools and resources for providers and health professionals to use to care for adolescents. View the recordings and slide decks below.

Addressing Health Inequities in Adolescent Care
January 29, 2021 from 12-1 PM CT

Adolescents and Mental Health
February 26, 2021 from 12-1 PM CT

The Social Emotional Aspect of Adolescent Health
March 26, 2021 from 12-1 PM CT

Continuing Education Credit Information:

The Illinois Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics is accredited by the Illinois State  Medical Society (ISMS) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Illinois Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics designates each live webinar activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses and Nurse Practitioners can submit Certificates of Attendance to their accrediting board for credit for participation in the live webinars.

 

Contact Us

Olyvia Phillips

Public Health Activities Manager
310 S Peoria, Suite 304, Chicago, IL 60607
Phone: 312-733-1026, ext. 209
Fax: 312-733-1791
ophillips@illinoisaap.com