Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), founded in 1855 as the nation's first pediatric hospital, is built on a foundation of delivering safe, high-quality, family-centered care. CHOP has been the birthplace for countless breakthroughs in pediatric medicine and is relentless is its pursuit of improving the health of children.
Welcome to our AAP National Conference booth. We invite you to check out the resources we have available in the booth and to engage in a live chat with us during breaks if you have questions.
Enjoy our new “This is CHOP” video, created to give potential trainees a glimpse of what makes Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia a special place. (Note: Most video captured prior to the pandemic.)
Click on the TREASURE FEST button to enter our Make the Diagnosis Raffle. Correctly diagnose the patient in the case study to earn a chance to win a CHOP swag bag.
You are invited to a live lecture “COVID-19 Vaccines & Fall Spread Projections: Updates for the General Practitioner” at 11 a.m. (CST) on Sunday, Oct. 4. Vaccine expert Paul Offit, MD, who is part of the National Institutes of Health and World Health Organization groups overseeing the development of COVID-19 vaccines, will discuss the safety of vaccines being developed at “Warp Speed.” David Rubin, MD, MSCE, Director of CHOP’s PolicyLab, will discuss PolicyLab’s COVID-19 forecasting model, which provides outbreak projections for 800 counties. Lectures followed by Q&A, moderated by Katie Lockwood, MD.