Regions

In addition to the national organization, pediatric programs in APPD are divided into regions. Click below to learn which region you belong to and to find updated information on regional happenings.

Learning Communities facilitate valuable contributions to the ongoing work of APPD including mentoring programs and survey review, as well as new projects.

Assessment

The Assessment Learning Community is a group of program directors, associate program directors, coordinators, and other educational leaders seeking to improve assessment practices for trainees,…

Behavioral and Mental Health

The Behavioral and Mental Health Learning Community is a new collaborative, established in 2018, and is seeking members, including PDs, APDs, coordinators, and all educational…

Community Health and Advocacy Training

The Community Health and Advocacy Training Learning Community is open to program directors, associate program directors, chief residents, coordinators and other educational leaders seeking to…

Curriculum

The Curriculum Learning Community recognizes we are in an incredibly innovative and evolutionary period of graduate medical education and is in line with the APPD’s…

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Mentoring program

Mentoring new APPD members in individual and group settings is a major component of our activities at the regional and national level. Members are linked by similar roles, program size, region, and academic interests.

Online Community

Use the APPD Community (powered by HigherLogic) to build connections and share resources. Annual Meetings are a great time to come together and learn from each other and work with many different members.