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

Apply for a 2023 APA Pillar Award

Every year, the Academic Pediatric Association (APA) honors individuals that have achieved excellence in health…

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Seeking new Newborn SIG co-chair

The Newborn SIG is seeking applications for a new co-chair. We are looking interested individuals…

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Call for Workshops for the QI 2023 Conference is Open

The APA QI Conference Planning Committee is soliciting Workshops (aka Breakout Session proposals). Breakout Sessions…

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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.