Our chapter is busy with events for not only chapter members and Nevada physicians, but for the families we serve as well.

Chapter members are welcome to submit events for inclusion on this list, pending Executive Committee approval, to

  1. Walk with a Doc
    For Families -- Las Vegas -- Second Sunday of Every Month -- Join us for our next walk at beautiful Springs Preserve. Bring water, comfortable shoes, and sunblock. 10 - 11 AM Springs Preserve, 333 S Valley View Blvd, Las Vegas
    Nov 10 FREE
  2. Lunch @ NCE
    For Physicians – New Orleans -- The Nevada Chapter of the AAP is hosting a lunch for Nevada-based AAP National Convention Experience (NCE) attendees immediately following the plenary session given by Chapter Member Debra Hendrickson, MD, FAAP called “A Burning House: Children's Health in the Warming World” on Monday, October 28 at 12:30 pm at Emeril's New Orleans (6 minute walk from the convention center at 800 Tchoupitoulas Street, New Orleans). Guests must RSVP with meal selection by October 21. Contact Chapter Executive Director Leann McAllister at for details.
    October 28 12:30 PM
  3. Advocacy 101
    For Physicians, Residents and Medical Students -- Las Vegas -- Come join us as we discuss the importance of legislative advocacy in our state and country. Tuesday, Oct 29, 2019 6-7:30 PM UNLV School of Medicine 1001 Shadow Lane Sim Center Classroom 4 Las Vegas, Nevada 89106 Light refreshments provided. Free but must RSVP to
    Oct 29 6 - 7:30 PM
  4. Depression
    For Physicians -- Las Vegas – Free educational dinner with Nevada AAP Chapter Member Michelle Fontenelle-Gilmer, MD, MHS, FAAP on how to identify depression in children, a review of the most appropriate treatment modalities for individual patients, and an examination of antidepressants and how to optimally choose from among them. FREE – RSVP to Jasmine Smith, Director of Physician and Provider Relations at by Oct. 31 Southern Hills Hospital Medical Office Building I 9260 W. Sunset Rd., Suite 110, Las Vegas, NV 89148
    Nov 5 6 - 7:30 PM
  5. HPV Promotion
    For Physicians -- Las Vegas -- Provider recommendations motivate parents to say “yes” to HPV vaccination. Furthermore, the most effective recommendations are “announcements”, or brief statements, that assume parents are ready to vaccinate. Nevada AAP Chapter Member Terence McAllister will provide a brief overview of his practice's approach to successful HPV vaccine recommendation and administration. Wed, November 13, 2019 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM PST UNLV School of Medicine 1001 Shadow Lane Sim Center Classroom 4 Las Vegas, Nevada 89106 Free but Must RSVP for Dinner by Clicking RSVP Button
    Nov 13 6 - 8 PM
Link to Chapter Events at NCE
Advocacy 101 Event Flyer
Childhood Depression
Event Flyer
WWAD Las Vegas/Henderson November Flyer
FREE but MUST RSVP by Clicking Here