Playground safety is discussed by Teri Coco, MD, in the May Children's of Alabama Partners in KidsHealth online newsletter.

David Smith fellows clinical research award SPR
David Smith, MD
, Ped Emerg Fellow, received the Society for Pediatric Research Fellows' Clinical Research Award at the recent 2015 Meeting in San Diego.

Kathy Monroe, MD, has been elected to serve as a member on the AAP’s Executive Committee of the Council on Injury, Violence, and Poison Prevention.

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2015 Polhill Award Megan Walis
Dr. Megan Willis, received the 2015 Polhill Award by the pediatric emergency division. The Polhill Award has been presented annually since 2002 in memory of Dr. Rud Polhill, to the pediatric intern and emergency medicine resident who best resembles Rud's love of learning. Dr. Polhill was universally recognized by his colleagues for his clinical acumen, almost limitless knowledge, his sense of humor and thrill of teaching.