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Educational resources

At Novant Health Steelecroft Pediatrics, we want parents to have all the information they need to make informed decisions about their child's health and medical care. The resources on this page are some of our favorite places online to learn more about pediatric health topics. You can also look up specific topics using our health library.

American Academy of Pediatrics

The American Academy of Pediatrics is one of the foremost authorities in the United States on pediatric health. Use the organization's website to learn about current health issues and research affecting children, or to research vaccine safety and news.

American Board of Pediatrics

The American Board of Pediatrics is a group responsible for certifying pediatricians. This website explains how your child will benefit from seeing a board-certified pediatrician. 

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The CDC provides information about both safe travel for children and vaccine safety.

U.S. Food and Drug Administration

The FDA offers information to help kids and teens make healthy choices.

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

NHTSA oversees traffic safety across the United States. The organization's website provides information about car safety and child restraint safety.