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Council & Section Membership

   

Council and Section membership is available to AAP members in good standing. Not all Councils and Sections accept all AAP member types, so please check the criteria page. If you are not eligible for AAP membership please click here to join a Council or Section as a Council/Section Affiliate.

The following sections require an application and go through an approval process.

Allergy & Immunology
Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine
Cardiology & Cardiac Surgery
Medical Students, Residents & Fellowship Trainees
Neurological
Surgery
Neurology
Ophthalmology
Orthopaedics
Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery
Plastic Surgery
Radiology
Rheumatology
Surgery
Tobacco Contol (Tobacco Disclosure Statement)
Uniformed Services
Urology

Fast Track Council & Section Membership
Membership in the following Councils & Sections is available without an application or additional information using the Fast Track form located here.

Administration & Practice Management
Adolescent Health
Advances in Therapeutics &Technology
Bioethics
Breastfeeding
Child Abuse & Neglect
Children with Disabilities*
Clinical Pharmacology &Therapeutics
Clinical Information Technology*
Communications & Media*
Community Pediatrics*
Critical Care
Dermatology
Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics
Early Education & Child Care
Emergency Medicine
Endocrinology
Environmental Health*
Epidemiology
Foster Care, Adoption & Kinship Care*
Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition
Genetics & Birth Defects
Hematology/Oncology
Home Care
Hospice & Palliative Medicine (Residents & PRTs cannot apply online)
Hospital Medicine
Infectious Diseases
Injury, Violence & Poison Prevention*
Integrative Medicine
Internal Medicine-Pediatrics (Med-Peds)
International Child Health
Nephrology
Obesity
Oral Health
Osteopathic Pediatricians
Pediatric Pulmonology & Sleep Medicine
Perinatal Pediatrics
School Health* (Residents cannot apply online)
Seniors
Sports Medicine & Fitness*
Telehealth Care
Transport Medicine
Young Physicians

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