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The Academic Pediatric Association serves as the academic home for child health professionals that ensure optimal health and well-being for all children, particularly those most vulnerable.

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Save the Date | Virtual APA Members and Business Meeting

APA Members and Business Meeting Wednesday, August 19th 3PM EST Join APA’s President, Latha Chandran,…

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Ethics SIG Update

Ethics SIG Leadership: We would like to announce our new SIG co-chair Catherine Shubkin, MD.…

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The Academic Pediatric Association Health Literacy SIG Virtual Poster Presentation Sessions

The Academic Pediatric Association Health Literacy SIG Virtual Poster Presentation Sessions Monday, August 10 at…

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