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  Children’s National Experts Presenting at American Academy of Pediatrics Conference
October 23, 2013

Orlando, Fla.—Pediatric experts from Children’s National Health System will present at the 2013 American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference and Exhibition, which runs from October 26 – 29 in Orlando. Experts from a variety of pediatric disciplines will discuss relevant topics for child health practitioners.

Select topics include:
  • Medical Imaging Strategies for Surgeons – Dorothy Bulas, MD
  • Management of Asthma Exacerbations in Children and Adolescents – James Chamberlain, MD
  • Precocious Puberty and its Variants – Paul Kaplowitz, MD
  • Sleep: What Every Parent Needs to Know – Rachel Moon, MD
  • Child Health Concerns Related to Fracking – Jerome Paulson, MD
  • Critical Care Program – David Stockwell, MD, MBA

For a complete list of presenters and topics, visit  

For interviews, contact Emily Hartman in DC at 202-476-4500.


About Children’s National Health System
Children’s National Health System, based in Washington, DC, has been serving the nation’s children since 1870. Children’s National’s hospital is Magnet® designated, and is consistently ranked among the top pediatric hospitals by U.S.News & World Report and the Leapfrog Group. Home to the Children’s Research Institute and the Sheikh Zayed Institute for Pediatric Surgical Innovation, Children’s National is one of the nation’s top NIH-funded pediatric institutions. With a community-based pediatric network, eight regional outpatient centers, an ambulatory surgery center, two emergency rooms, an acute care hospital, and collaborations throughout the region, Children’s National is recognized for its expertise and innovation in pediatric care and as an advocate for all children. For more information, visit, or follow us on Facebook and Twitter.