Presentation on theme: "Massachusetts Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics (MCAAP) Medical Student Committee."— Presentation transcript:
Massachusetts Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics (MCAAP) Medical Student Committee
Mission Statement Offer enthusiastic representation for medical student members of the MCAAP To promote collaboration between medical students and other members/committees of the MCAAP To utilize the resources of the MCAAP to empower medical students to improve the health of children and adolescents
Enthusiastic Representation 2-3 members represent each medical school in Massachusetts Boston University School of Medicine: Kristin Schwarz (co-chair), Mike Stratton, Lauren Sweetser Harvard Medical School: Michelle-Marie Peña, Anna Jo Smith, Nicole de Paz Tufts School of Medicine: Christian Pulcini (co-chair), Alyssa Levin-Scherz, Lea Sheward UMass School of Medicine: Eli Freiman We are here for you! Visit our website: http://mcaap.org/medical-student/ http://mcaap.org/medical-student/
Collaboration between medical schools on pediatrics-related events and initiatives Streamlining Mentorship Providing opportunities – research, clinical, and/or volunteer opportunities available with current MCAAP members Encourage all medical students to join MCAAP Committees http://mcaap.org/committees/ http://mcaap.org/committees/ Committee on Obesity Committee on Developmental Disabilities Committee on Adolescence Immunization Initiative Committee on International Child Health Committee on Suspected Child Abuse and Neglect Committee on School Health Promote Collaboration
Empower Medical Students Free AAP membership Community outreach projects Legislative advocacy training at RFDASH Residents and Fellows (& Medical Students) Day at the Statehouse
We Want YOU … To be an innovative and active member in the MCAAP to better serve children and adolescents in Massachusetts and beyond! Thank you for attending today!