The premier organization for pediatric academicians' career development.

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

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News from APA and our members

A Fall Message from APA’s President, Dr. Teri Turner

December 1, 2021 Autumn has been a time of year for celebration of the harvest…

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APEX Teaching Program is recruiting for the next pediatric hospitalist cohort starting on November 15.

The Advancing Pediatric Educator eXcellence Teaching Program is recruiting for the next pediatric hospitalist cohort starting on November 15. Are you a pediatric hospitalist who…

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New Supplement in the Academic Pediatrics Journal! Child Poverty and Health in the United States: Addressing Equity and Economic Justice

Poverty cuts lives short and strips livelihoods bare. It is linked to increased risk to…

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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.