The premier organization for pediatric academicians' career development.

The Academic Pediatric Association's mission is to nurture the academic success and career development of child health professionals engaged in research, advocacy, improvement science and educational scholarship to enhance the health and well-being, particularly those most vulnerable.  The APA serves as an inclusive and longitudinal academic home for its members.

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News from APA and our members

Soliciting Applicants for Academic Pediatrics Digital Media Editor

The Digital Media Editor should have interest and expertise in using online communication strategies to…

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Long time APA Member, Dr. Caroline Rose Paul Selected as PAS Workshop Chair

March 16, 2023 On behalf of the PAS Board of Directors, we are pleased to…

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Vote in the 2023 APA Election

The Academic Pediatric Association is holding its 2023 leadership election vote online. This year you will be…

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Collaborate, learn and network with colleagues at regional meetings.

Collaborate, learn and network with colleagues at regional meetings.

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

APA Resources by Career Level

APA has professional development, networking, mentorship and recognition opportunities for every career level.

Including medical students, residents and fellows.

Including fellows and assistant professors.

Including assistant professors, associate professors and professors.

Including professors, emeritus and department leaders.