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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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Qualitative Research SIG Update

The Academic Pediatric Association’s (APA) Qualitative Research Special Interest Group (SIG) has had a productive…

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Register for the Well-being Webinar Next Thursday, September 24

Striving for Well-being during Uncertain Times Webinar

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Patient and Family-Centered Care SIG Update

APA PFCC SIG Blog Post PFCC SIG Co-Chairs: Jody L. Lin, MD, MS, Rebecca Rosenberg,…

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