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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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News from APA and our members

Don’t Miss this Important PAS Workshop on October 12: Writing Abstracts that Will be Accepted

Join APA leaders for Pulling Back the Curtain on the Peer Review Process for National…

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Wellness and Vitality SIG Meeting on Sept 30 at 5 pm ET

Please join us for APA’s Wellness and Vitality SIG’s inaugural community-wide meeting! We hope to invigorate…

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Soliciting Nominations for APA 2022 Election

The APA Nominating Committee is seeking applications for consideration in the nominating process for key…

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APA members advance child health, develop skills and scholarship, get mentorship and access to a network of more than 2,000 academic colleagues.

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