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Save the Date! PAPA 25th Annual Convention "Silver Edition: Optimizing Primary Healthcare in Ambulatory Setting" on MARCH 3,4 & 5, 2020 at 8 Waves Waterpark & Hotel, San Rafael, Bulacan

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TOBACCO CONTROL AND ADVOCACY IN YOUTH

The Philippine Ambulatory Pediatric Association (PAPA) is an organization of generalist pediatric clinicians dedicated to the improvement in the healthcare of the Filipino children

Various public health preventive and advocacy campaigns
- Tuberculosis
- Literacy
- Health Care Prevention
- Tobacco Control
 
In March 2010, during the 15th Annual PAPA Convention, some of the highlights were a focus on the role of pediatricians in tobacco control among children
  • Influence families to prevent and reduce tobacco use and second hand smoke exposure among children and youth
  • Champions, advocates and spokespersons for changes in policies and social norms and supporting youth cessation programs

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