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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News from APA and our members

Registration is Open for PHM20 Virtual

Experience PHM20 from the comfort of your home with PHM20 Virtual Week, July 20 –…

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2021 APA Call for Applications is Open! Apply for a Program or Research Funding Today!

APA members are eligible to participate in faculty and scholarship development programs and mentoring programs…

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APA Trainees to Present PAS Research Virtually This Month

Trainees who had their work accepted to PAS 2020 are invited to present their work…

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Collaborate, learn and network with colleagues at regional meetings.

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.

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.