Grants / Special Projects

The APPD is committed to investment in members through grants and special projects.

The Special Projects Program provides financial support for projects that further the APPD’s mission and strategic plan. Through the process described below, the APPD may grant up to $10,000 per selected project. The Board of Directors will determine the funds available for this program annually. The number of awards will be dependent on the funds available and the size of the grant requests of the selected projects. Proposals are due each January. APPD Special Project RFP

For 2018, the APPD approved funding for the following important projects:

Improving Trainee Educational Experiences: Utilizing Electronic Health Record Data to Characterize Residents' Clinical Encounters Across Institutions
Investigators - Adam Dziorny, MD, PhD, Mark Mai, MD, MHS, Evan Orenstein, MD, Brook Luo, MD, John Manning, MD, Damon Kuehl, MD, and Lisa Zaoutis, MD
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
2716 South St, Suite 15194
Philadelphia, PA 19146
Amount: $10,000

Design, Implementation, and Evaluation of a Pediatric Resident Curriculum in Adverse Childhood Experiences and Trauma-Informed Care
Investigators - Nicole Shilkofski, MD, MEd, Leonard Feldman, MD, Raquel Hernandez, MD, MPH, M. Cooper Lloyd, MD, MPH, Robin Ortiz, MD, Jessica Ratner, MD, Barry Solomon, MD, MPH
Johns Hopkins and Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital
Bloomberg Children's Center, Room 8464
Baltimore MD, 21287
Amount: $10,000


Complete List of Funded Projects