Dedicated to advancing medical education

APPD offers a variety of educational meetings, conferences, and other events, including the Annual Spring and Fall Meetings and Virtual Cafés. We provide a critical source of knowledge, expertise, friendship, support, and inspiration in the pediatric medical education community.

Spring Meeting

Spring Meeting attendees learn and benefit from:

  • Best practices of medical education across the continuum.
  • Innovative educational approaches through sessions that present innovative curriculum or processes as residency training continues to evolve.
  • Networking opportunities, mentoring and other tools for academic advancement.
A man on stage delivering a presentation.
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Fall Meeting

The Fall Meeting has a focus on providing educational sessions for those assuming leadership roles as a Program Director, Associate Program Director, Fellowship Director, Residency Coordinator, or Fellowship Coordinator.