Advancing child health through leadership in education, research, patient care and advocacy.

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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Registration is Open for PHM 2020

Register for PHM20 early and save. Discounts are available for APA members! Register for PHM20

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Registration is Open for the Pediatric Academic Generalist & Hospital Medicine Fellows Conference

Academic general pediatric fellows, hospital medicine fellows, program directors and child health professionals and leaders…

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Research Scholars Program (RSP) is Recruiting National Advisors

RSP is now recruiting for national advisors for their sixth cohort. This is a great…

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Connect with colleagues with shared academic interests. APA members have access to more than 40 Special Interest Groups.

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

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