Pediatricians and Public Health: Optimizing the Health and Well-Being of the Nation’s Children
- aDavid Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California;
- bDepartment of Medicine, New Jersey Medical School, Rutgers University, Newark, New Jersey;
- cSummit Medical Group, New Brunswick, New Jersey;
- dSchool of Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico; and
- eLos Angeles County Department of Public Health, Los Angeles, California
Drs Kuo, Chilton, Thomas and Mascola conceptually outlined this statement, each wrote sections of the draft, and all authors reviewed and revised subsequent drafts (in conjunction with American Academy of Pediatrics staff) and approved the final manuscript as submitted.