"It is an incredible honor to lead and serve this great organization of ours, and I look forward to working with each of you to protect and build upon the advances we’ve made to achieve optimal health and well-being for all children.

As a candidate, I ran on a platform of three priorities:

• making Maintenance of Certification (MOC) part of a practitioner’s normal workflow,

• protecting children from violence, and

• focusing on the pediatrician." - Fernando SteinM.D., FAAPPresident, American Academy of Pediatrics

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