Resident Ambulatory Pediatrics Core Topic Checklist 2015-16


(has its own separate page)


Behavior and Development


Growth Curves

(To supplement the CDC curves for formula-fed, term babies we have in clinic.)


Parent vaccine information sheets (basic version and detailed version):
Talking to parents about vaccination and risks for parents who choose not to vaccinate:


Pediatric Obesity

Parent Resources

  • Surviving Parenthood - a list of resources in Contra Costa County
  • List of parenting classes, but this is dated July 2003.
  • Parenting Classes in West County at Early Childhood Mental Health
    • Familias Seguras for Spanish-speaking mothers who have experienced or are at risk of domestic violence and Ser Papá for Spanish-speaking fathers who want a better parenting relationship with their young children. Familias Seguras, led by AnaMaria Rullier, meets Thursday evenings in the Family Center from 4:30 pm to 6:45 pm. Free child care is provided to mothers who attend this group. Red Oak Opportunity Foundation supports this child care.
    • Ser Papá, led by Carlos Guerrero, also meets on Thursday evenings in the Family Center from 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm. Ser Papá offers a 12-week curriculum,after which a certificate may be awarded, but fathers may also re-enroll if more work is needed.
    • Parents may enroll in either group by calling (510) 412.9200 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting (510) 412.9200 end_of_the_skype_highlighting. There is no charge for either of these groups. Parents do not have to be eligible for MediCal and do not have to have insurance. If you are a professional who wants to refer a parent to one of these groups, you may call AnaMaria Rullier or Carlos Guerrero at 510.412.9200 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting 510.412.9200 end_of_the_skype_highlighting for more information.

Pediatric Specialty Clinic Referral Resources

  • Synagis (palivizumab) Referrals to Children's Hospital Oakland

Oral Health/Dentistry

  • Children's Oral Health Program, which can help your patients find a dentist. Their number (please give to patients) is 925-313-6280 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting 925-313-6280 end_of_the_skype_highlighting
  • AAP Oral Health Curriculum, a presentation on pediatric oral health.
  • Smiles for Life, an oral health curriculum which covers children, pregnant women, and adults (CME available).


  • School Medication form - Acalanes High school Sample form
  • Readmission form: a form that must be completed before a child can be readmitted to our nursery, for infection control/prevention
  • ccLink Ambulatory Pediatrics SmartStuff