Membership Benefits

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Here are a few highlights of what an APA membership can continue to offer you:

  • For early to mid-career members: Young Investigator Awards; Educational Scholars Program; Research Scholars Program; Quality Safety and Improvement Scholars Program; Environmental Health Scholars; New Century Scholars for underrepresented minority residents; and the Research in Academic Pediatrics Initiative on Diversity (RAPID)
  • For all members: numerous opportunities to mentor, network, and share your expertise at the regional and national levels
  • Recognition through research, education, policy/advocacy and healthcare awards that highlight our significant contributions to these fields
  • 10 Regions to help connect new members with mentoring and collaboration locally; annual regional meetings to present scholarly work and network with others in your region
  • 41 Special Interest Groups - If you have an interest, we have a group!
  • Option to enroll and participate in national research studies through networks such as Better Outcomes through Research for Newborns (BORN) and the Continuity Research Network (CORNET).
  • Annual Leadership faculty development meetings for emerging and established leaders to meet and learn together
  • Complimentary subscription to Academic Pediatrics: the official Journal of the Academic Pediatric Association, where the most up-to-date information about clinical care, pediatric education, research and advocacy is published. Members can enjoy a print or electronic subscription to Academic Pediatrics. Please select your choice on the dues renewal form:
    • E-only Academic Pediatrics
    • Paper version Academic Pediatricss



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