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Meeting Summary: Embracing Mental Health Care: Lessons Learned for Success
General Pediatrics
  • Jeffrey Brown
  • David M. Keller, University of Massachusetts Medical School
UMMS Affiliation
Department of Pediatrics
Date
7-28-2011
Document Type
Proceedings
Medical Subject Headings
Mental Health; Mental Health Services; Child
Disciplines
Abstract

The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) is a national organization comprising more than 62,000 members, 66 state and local chapters, 29 national committees, 49 sections, 9 councils, and staff of approximately 400. On July 28, 2011, the AAP Mental Health Initiatives hosted a preconference on “Embracing Mental Health Care: Lessons Learned for Success” in Chicago, IL. The goal was to empower pediatricians to address the health and well-being of children and youth with mental health concerns.

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This summary report was prepared by Jeffrey Brown, MD, MPH, CPE, FAAP, and David Keller, MD, FAAP.

Citation: J Brown and DM Keller. Embracing Mental Health Care: Learned for Success. Meeting Summary prepared for American Academy of Pediatrics. (July 28, 2011). Link to report on publisher's preconference website

Citation Information
Jeffrey Brown and David M. Keller. "Meeting Summary: Embracing Mental Health Care: Lessons Learned for Success" (2011)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/david_keller1/14/