Register for Your Region’s Annual Meeting Today!

By APA Staff | January 24, 2022

Region 1 Virtual March 21 Regions 2 & 3 Virtual March 25 Region 4 February 26 – 27 Regions 5 & 6 Virtual March 4 Regions 7 & 8  February 10 – 12 Regions 9 & 10 Virtual *THIS SATURDAY* January 29   Register here

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Deadline Extended – Call for 2022 Pillar Award Nominations!

By APA Staff | January 5, 2022

Call for 2022 Pillar Award Nominations Every year, the Academic Pediatric Association (APA) honors individuals that have achieved excellence in health care delivery, public policy and advocacy, research, teaching and mentoring through one of their prestigious awards. The APA would like to invite you to nominate a colleague or yourself for one of the below…

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APA Office to Close for the Holidays

By APA Staff | December 23, 2021

The office will be closed starting Friday, December 24 and through Sunday, January 2. We will return any messages at that time. Wishing you and your families a safe and healthy holiday season!

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A Fall Message from APA’s President, Dr. Teri Turner

By APA Staff | November 30, 2021

December 1, 2021 Autumn has been a time of year for celebration of the harvest and of life for many years, so it’s no wonder Fall brings about fond memories for me.  I grew up in Oklahoma and I loved when the first leaves started to change color.  Even though I live in Houston now,…

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APEX Teaching Program is recruiting for the next pediatric hospitalist cohort starting on November 15.

By APA Staff | November 17, 2021

The Advancing Pediatric Educator eXcellence Teaching Program is recruiting for the next pediatric hospitalist cohort starting on November 15. Are you a pediatric hospitalist who might benefit from expanding your teaching skills and competence in evidence-based educational strategies? Or who is interested in taking your career to the next level and collaborating with like-minded educators? Possibly inspiring your residents and students with more meaningful learning…

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New Supplement in the Academic Pediatrics Journal! Child Poverty and Health in the United States: Addressing Equity and Economic Justice

By APA Staff | November 12, 2021

Poverty cuts lives short and strips livelihoods bare. It is linked to increased risk to countless dimensions of child health and development, it disrupts medical care that could address those risks, and it carries these health harms into adulthood and across generations.[i] Roughly one-in-five children lives in poverty and fully two-in-five American children live in…

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Submit Your Abstract To PAS 2022!

By APA Staff | November 10, 2021

The Call for Abstracts is now open for PAS 2022. We invite you to submit your scholarship for consideration by PAS, the premier North American scholarly child health meeting. This call will close on January 5, 2022. There are NEW pre-submission steps and updated DEI requirements. These new requirements must be completed prior to submitting…

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Call for Nominations for the Joseph W. St. Geme, Jr. Leadership Award – 2022 Recipient

By APA Staff | November 10, 2021

Please review the Call for Nominations for the Joseph W. St. Geme, Jr. Leadership Award at the link below! Please submit your nominations to jessica@academicpeds.org by December 13th.  Call for Nominations  

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Submit an abstract for a Regional Meeting today!

By APA Staff | November 10, 2021

Individuals may submit an abstract for the following APA regional meetings: Regions 2&3 Region 4 Regions 5&6 Regions 9&10 Submit an abstract View the APA calendar to save the dates for the upcoming meetings.

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Call for Fellow Representative to the Academic General Pediatrics Accreditation Committee

By APA Staff | November 5, 2021

Are you an Academic General Pediatrics fellow with an interest in fellow education and shaping national priorities for Academic General Pediatric training programs? Join the Academic General Pediatrics Accreditation Committee, a committee of national leaders committed to the education of Academic General Pediatrics fellows. Job description: Review applications for fellowship accreditation and discuss issues related…

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