--Dr. Perri Klass, receiving the Gold Foundation Award for Humanism
This has been a whirlwind week, highlighted by my attendance at the national American Academy of Pediatrics meeting. It is always amazing to be in the company of over 10,000 pediatricians, all committed to making this a better world for kids.
Of course this is all happening with the backdrop of the most divisive election landscape most of us have ever seen. It is critical that we elect leaders at all levels of government who will make the right choices for our children's future. Check out this video of some of my pediatric colleagues making the case for why we must all "
In less than 10 days we will have elected a new president, new members of Congress, and new officials in states, counties, and cities across the country. No matter who is in office, we must work together to advance the policies, the investments, and the actions that are needed to assure a positive future for all of our children. Read on for some inspiration. And VoteKids!