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.

The Latest from APA

News from APA and our members

PHM Award Nominations Extended to May 2, 2022

Your dedication and contributions to the field deserve to be celebrated. PHM 2022 Awards give pediatric hospitalists…

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Health Services Research and Health Equity Academic Pediatrics Associate Editor Search

The Associate Editor for Health Services Research and Health Equity should have an established reputation…

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Congratulations to our 2022 APA Miller-Sarkin and Pillar Award Winners

We are excited to share the 2022 APA Miller-Sarkin and Pillar Award winners. Thank you…

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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.