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There are a variety of benefits to Section membership.
  • Automatic membership in the AAP Section on Medical Students, Residents and Fellowship Trainees (SOMSRFT)​
  • Free admission to the AAP National Conference and Exhibition, a multi-day conference featuring plenary seminars, workshops, and a technical exhibit area
  • Resource for obtaining lists of residency training programs (categorical), combined training programs, and fellowship training programs
  • Connection to local AAP Chapter
  • SOMSRFT member Listserv®
  • SOMSRFT Reception at the National Conference and Exhibition
  • Discounts on AAP products and publications
  • SOMSRFT News & Views, the bi-annual newsletter of SOMSRFT, which covers topics including: practice management, case studies, point/counterpoint discussions, stress during residency, pediatric workforce facts, and other educational articles of vital interest to pediatric residents and medical students
  • AAP Medical Student News – quarterly e-newsletter just for medical students 
  • Pediatrics 101, a resource guide from the AAP
  • Becoming a Pediatrician - Your Guide to Exploring Pediatrics, Matching for Residency and Starting Intern Year 
Online Benefits:
  • AAP Book Store, your source for the best in Pediatrics
  • PedJobs, an Internet-based, interactive, secure job search
  • Access to AAP Policy site, an on-line resource of all current AAP Policy Statements, Practice Guidelines, Clinical Reports, Technical Reports, and reproducible parent pages
  • Concor, Internet booking engine for members to book their own air reservations​

Subscribe at a Member Rate to:

  • AAP News*, the official news magazine of the American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Pediatrics*, the official journal of the American Academy of Pediatrics
  • PREP The Curriculum®*, includes both the annual PREP® Self-Assessment and the renowned monthly review journal Pediatrics in Review® and is based on the American Board of Pediatrics content specifications, the focus of the ABP Program for Maintenance of Certification in Pediatrics
  • Pediatrics Review and Education Program (PREP®) Self-Assessment*, our self-study course designed to help pediatricians assess their knowledge of general pediatrics
  • Pediatrics In Review*, a monthly continuing education journal
  • NeoReviews*, the Academy’s online-only journal devoted to neonatal and perinatal topics
  • NeoReviews Plus*, adds a neonatal self-assessment and the virtual journal NeoCollection
  • AAP Grand Rounds*, timely synopses and critiques of important new studies relevant to pediatric practice, reviewing methodology, significance, and practical impact
  • CME Courses, covering a wide range of cutting-edge topics and featuring a high faculty/participant ratio
  • PediaLink Educational Modules
Fill out and submit the AAP Medical Student Application Form

Click here for a list of AAP resources for medical students.

* Medical students can purchase any journal at “in-training” rates