APA Announces a New Free Career Development Program

By APA Staff | June 30, 2021

APA Catalyst Program This program offers tools to those seeking to enhance their research skills and professional development.  This program is supported by the APA Research Executive Committee (REC) and the Academic General Pediatric Accreditation Committee (AGPAC). Check out the first offering below and stay tuned for announcements of future monthly webinars! How the APA…

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2022 Call for Applications

By APA Staff | June 30, 2021

Faculty Development Programs Educational Scholars Program Applications due September 10, 2021 Apply Research Scholars Program Applications due October 1, 2021 Apply   Mentoring Programs New Century Scholars Resident Mentoring Program (NCS) (Sponsored by the APA, ABP & APS)   Applications due October 1, 2021 Apply Research in Academic Pediatrics Initiative on Diversity (RAPID) Conference Applications due…

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New Research Opportunities through KEYNET

By APA Staff | May 25, 2021

KEYNET is a collaborative network which fosters research initiatives focused on assessment, evaluation, and enhancement of medical training on the promotion of positive parenting behaviors and strong parent-child relationships within the healthcare setting. The network was started by the Mount Sinai Parenting Center in collaboration with representatives across the United States, after the successful launch…

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APA CORNET Announces Search for New Director

By APA Staff | February 17, 2021

The Board of the Academic Pediatrics Association is opening an active search for a Director for the COntinuity Research NETwork (CORNET), the national, practice-based research network of more than 125 pediatric residency programs (~60% of U.S. pediatric residency programs). CORNET reaches more than 6,000 pediatric residents and 1 million children across the country. The Network…

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Child Health Equity Fellowship – Reopened Application Process and New Deadline

By APA Staff | February 5, 2021

Due to an unexpected change in plans, the Child Health Equity Research Program for Post-doctoral Trainees (CHERPP-T) at the University of Washington School of Medicine (UW) has reopened its call for applications for the 2021-2023 class and has set a new deadline for receipt of application materials to March 5, 2021. CHERPP-T is a 2-year…

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New for 2021 | PAS Announces the Trainee Registration Grants Program

By APA Staff | December 4, 2020

The APA is excited to share that PAS is offering a new opportunity for trainees just in time for the 2021 Meeting! Program Description The Trainee Registration Grants Program aims to increase trainee participation in the PAS 2021 Virtual Meeting!  Selected trainees will receive free registration to attend the meeting (and, with the meeting going…

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The YIA Perspective: Hear from the 2018 Nutrition YIA Recipient

By APA Staff | August 19, 2020

The APA Young Investigator Awards Program provides APA members with up to $15,000 to conduct a one-year study focused on various pediatric clinical research domains.  Read about a past awardee’s experience below! Colin Orr, MD, MPH University of North Carolina 2018 Nutrition in Underserved Communities YIA Colin Orr, MD, received the 2018 Nutrition in Underserved…

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