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

QI 2022: Call for Abstracts – Deadline Extended

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS APA’s 11th Annual Conference on Advancing  Quality Improvement Science for Children’s Health…

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Save this Date for the February Journal Club

February 16, 2022 12:15 pm ET Article: Dressing the Part: Gender Differences in Residents’ Experiences…

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Register for Your Region’s Annual Meeting Today!

Region 1 Virtual March 21 Regions 2 & 3 Virtual March 25 Region 4 February…

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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.