Join the APA Membership Meeting Today at 4 pm EDT

By APA Staff | June 11, 2021

Register for the event to reflect on the past year and plan the upcoming one!

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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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Implementing High-Quality Primary Care SHARE Report

By APA Staff | May 6, 2021

The APA had the opportunity to sponsor this report. About An ad hoc committee, under the auspices of the National Academy of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, will examine the current state of primary care in the United States and develop an implementation plan to build upon the recommendations from the 1996 IOM report, “Primary Care:…

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Wellness Tips for PAS 2021

By APA Staff | April 30, 2021

April 30, 2021 Dear APA Membership: We recognize that this year’s PAS will not be the same as in years past.  This year’s conference comes at a time when we could all use the energizing feeling that going to PAS brings – the energy from gathering to learn, reconnecting with former colleagues, or making new…

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Congratulations to our 2021 APA Miller-Sarkin and Pillar Award Winners

By APA Staff | April 30, 2021

We are excited to share the 2021 APA Miller-Sarkin and Pillar Award winners. Thank you to all of the nominees and nominators, for taking the time to submit applications for consideration, and to the review committees for their time and dedication during the review and selection process. Join us in congratulating your extraordinary colleagues! Health…

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Need help navigating PAS? Check out these highlighted sessions.

By APA Staff | April 26, 2021

APA Highlighted Sessions at PAS 2021 Virtual   This list is not inclusive of the all the outstanding programming. View the full PAS schedule.

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Message from APA’s President, Dr. Latha Chandran

By APA Staff | April 14, 2021

April 14, 2021 Hello members, Our annual PAS meeting is almost here! This is the time we normally look forward to for several reasons- we get to present our exciting ideas, we get to meet our old friends, colleagues and mentors and we get to spend some time in a nice place away from our…

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Federation of Pediatric Organizations (FOPO) Releases Statement on Anti-Asian Hate

By APA Staff | March 26, 2021

The Academic Pediatric Association is a member of the Federation of Pediatric Organizations. On March 26, 2021, FOPO released a Statement on Anti-Asian Hate.

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Call for APA Hospital Medicine Special Interest Group Co-Chair Applications!

By APA Staff | March 19, 2021

We are currently accepting applications for the position of Co-Chair of the Academic Pediatric Association (APA) Hospital Medicine Special Interest Group (SIG). There is one available elected position for a Co-Chair who will serve a three-year term starting July 2021. Three co-chairs with staggered terms run the APA Hospital Medicine SIG. The responsibilities of an APA Hospital Medicine SIG…

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Registration is Open for APA’s QI Conference

By APA Staff | March 16, 2021

APA’s  Conference for Pediatric Quality Improvement Methods, Research and Evaluation is hosted annually prior to the Pediatric Academic Societies (PAS) Meeting. Clinicians, investigators and individuals interested in implementation science and quality improvement (QI) research develop expertise and state-of-the-art approaches to developing, evaluating, and publishing the effectiveness of interventions.  This conference focuses on providing training to…

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