Committed to the attainment of optimal physical, mental, and social health and well-being for all infants, children, adolescents, and young adults.
A national health promotion initiative dedicated to the principle that every child deserves to be healthy and that optimal health involves a trusting relationship between the health professional, the child, the family, and the community as partners in health practice.
Children and Clinical Studies - No More Hand-Me-Down Research!
You may be wondering what clinical research is. This is the way that drugs, devices, or other treatments like behavior therapy are tested in humans to see if they are safe and effective. This site will help you to find out about clinical research in children...no more hand-me-down research.
The General Pediatrician's view of the Internet
Learn the Signs. Act Early
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC) Learn the Signs Act Early campaign offers free materials and resources including fact sheets, milestone checklists, growth carts, and flyers, in English and Spanish.
National Institutes of Health
For access to information on a variety of health topics from A to Z, click here to visit the Health Information Website of the US Department of Health and Human Services National Institutes of Health.