Lady Docs Corner Cafe Blog

Linda J. McKibben, MD, DrPH, FAAP, FACPM


A Community Pediatrics Bulletin: Asking Saves Kids from Gun Violence

March 5, 2020

The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) defines community pediatrics as the “practice of promoting and integrating the positive social, cultural and environmental influences on children’s health.” Traditional clinical pediatrics is…

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Rooting Out Implicit Bias in Pediatric Practice

December 24, 2019

In my 2017 LadyDocs Corner Cafe blog, “Let’s Talk About Racism,” I introduced my first experiences grappling with racism. I’m happy to report back after the 2019 American Academy of…

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Let’s Talk About Racism

June 28, 2017

I imagine the relatively easy part for most doctors of my generation of baby-boomers is to accept racism as real and persistent. We were never exactly encouraged to share our…

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Why I Will March for Science on April 22nd

March 29, 2017

Some of the other LadyDocs and I invite you to join us for an exciting event, the March for Science in Washington DC on April 22nd, Earth Day. Becoming active, vocal, and…

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