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​​​​​​International Membership
As an international member of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), you can help to develop an enduring partnership to promote the health and well-being of children worldwide. As an international member, you will receive information on all the opportunities available through the AAP.

Member Benefits 


Connect with key opinion leaders all over the world to actively enhance the health and well-bring of children globally through impact-oriented education, advocacy, and service delivery.

How to Apply
Select one of the following options to obtain an international application:

  1. Complete the international application online
  2. Call the customer service center at 857/434-400
  3. Email us at

Annual Membership Dues
Four-tiered pricing model based on the World Bank classification of countries. To determine the appropriate dues rate, visit the World Bank web site, click on the country you reside in to determine the economic classification and enter that information in the application. (All prices are in US dollars).

Economic Classification Dues
Tier 1$390
Tier 2$312
Tier 3$250
Tier 4$199

International Resident Membership

International Resident members must be enrolled in an ACGME accredited pediatric or surgical residency training program or be enrolled in a pediatric or surgical program reviewed and deemed acceptable by the AAP.

Annual resident membership dues: $115

Apply online​.

Benefits are subject to change.
International members shall not have the right to sponsor applicants for membership in the Academy, to vote on any matter submitted to a vote to the members, to serve as National Officers of the Academy, to use the designation Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics.​