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Featured Activities

Upcoming Educational Events

XX Congreso Interamericano de Pediatria - Mexico City, Mexico

65th Annual Congress of Pediatrics SPP – San Juan, Puerto Rico

11th Reunion de las Americas – Villahermosa, Mexico

For additional activities and webinars, click here.

Conferences + CME ​​​

What's New

Our Website...

The purpose of this Web site is to provi​de our valued pediatrician members as well as supporters a user-friendly portal to access all AAP information and materials related to the organization's global efforts. Your guidance,involvement and support are the key to our success in addressing child health needs on the international front. For more information, please contact us at international@aap.org.

 ​Ivy + Bean....and the Measles

As a follow-up to the 2014 launch, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), Measles & Rubella Initiative (M&RI), andIvy + Bean vs The Measles other partners have introduced a new set of educational materials, featuring the precocious duo, now available for doctors, schools, child care centers, and other child health providers.  The resources, designed by children’s illustrator, Sophie Blackall, feature her popular characters, Ivy and Bean, as they try to stop the measles!

Each kit, available in English and Spanish, includes posters, coloring comic books, stickers, and temporary tattoos.  The resources are free of charge (including delivery) and are only available for a limited time.  Join Ivy and Bean on their crusade to stop measles by ordering your resources today! (Limit 2 per order; available in US only; must create a log-in account to place and track order).​​​​​​


Colleen A. Kraft, MD, MBA, FAAP  

Designed for pediatricians and other child health professionals working on improving child health all over the world, this Web site presents information about international programs and initiatives you can be ​a part of and support. The activities focus on child advocacy, pediatric education, membership, networking opportunities, publications, and journals.

We look forward to working with you to advance child health and health care globally.

Thank you!


Colleen A. Kraft, MD, MBA, FAAP
American Academy of Pediatrics​