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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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AMSPDC Sponsored Webinar: Supporting our Faculty: Career Development Programs offered by the APA

In partnership with the AMSPDC Education Committee, the APA has developed a webinar on Pediatric…

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Ethics SIG Update

Ethics SIG Leadership: We would like to announce our new SIG co-chair Catherine Shubkin, MD.…

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APA Election Results Are In!

Dear Members, We are excited to share the 2021 election results. Thank you to everyone…

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