The Florida Pediatrician Journal

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The Florida Pediatrician is the peer-reviewed journal of the Florida Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics, Inc. Join FCAAP to have each edition of the journal delivered to your inbox each quarter. 

The Florida Pediatrician Archive

Early-Release Previews – Resident and Student Articles

With some of the brightest medical students and residents in the country, FCAAP likes to highlight the work and accomplishments of these future pediatricians. This section provides a sneak-peak of some of the student and resident articles that will be published in future editions of The Florida Pediatrician. 

Addressing Common Environmental Health Issues in Florida’s Children, by Desmond Green, Medical Student

Assessing the Newborn Screening Status of Immigrant Children in Florida, by Lauren Buckley, Medical Student

Putting Down the Phone: Evidence-Based Interventions to Prevent Distracted Driving in Teens, by Lukas Gaffney, Medical Student 

A Review of Current Issues Related to Vaccine Refusal, by Paulina Tran, Medical Resident

Unusual Presentation of Single Ring Enhancing Legion, by Alexis Santos and Julie Gibson, Medical Students

Healthcare Equity in an Urban Setting: The Impact of Determined Advocates, by Anangamanjari Pedapudia, Medical Resident

Retained Splinters and Thorns in Pediatric Patients, by Katelyn Harrison and Rogerio Ferreira, Medical Students