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​​Are you a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and looking to get more involved? Medical Student members have many opportunities to engage with the AAP through the Section on Pediatric Trainees, as well as through other AAP sections, councils, chapters and various AAP programs. Visit the SOPT collaboration site  to view the SOPT governance structure (AAP login required).

Below you'll find a list of SOPT opportunities. Applications are currently being accepted for these positions. Deadline to apply is on Monday, August 7th at 5:00pm CT. 

Exec Coordinator of Medical Student Initiatives - click here​ to view the position description 1-year term 
(term begins September 2017)

Exec Coordinator of Communications click here to view the position description
1-year term; can be re-elected
(term begins September 2017) 

Exec Coordinator of Governance - click here​ to view the position description
1-year term; can be re-elected 
(term begins September 2017) 

Exec Coordinator of Liaisons - click here​ to view the position description
1-year term; can be re-elected 
(term begins September 2017)

Exec Coordinator of Child Health - click here​ to view the position description
1-year term; can be re-elected 
(term begins September 2017)

Exec Coordinator of Internal Process - click here​ to view the position description
1-year term; can be re-elected 
(term begins September 2017)

Exec Coordinator of Member Value - click here​ to view the position description
1-year term; can be re-elected 
(term begins September 2017)

Exec Coordinator of Learning & Growth - click here​ to view the position description
1-year term; can be re-elected 
(term begins September 2017)

Medical Student Assistant District Representatives (ADR) click here​ to view the position description 
1-year term; 1st year as ADR, 2nd year as DR
(term begins September 2017)​ 

THE FOLLOWING POSITIONS HAVE A DEADLINE OF NOVEMBER 1, 2017CLICK HERE to apply for the below positions. Please note, you'll be asked to upload a current copy of your CV and a statement of interest (approximately 300-500 words) in PDF format.

Section Liaisons - click here to view the position description
2-year term
(term begins January 2018)
The following liaison positions are open: 
             ​ American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP)
               Committee on Federal Government Affairs (COFGA)
               Committee on Pediatric Research (COPR)
               Community Access to Child Health (CATCH)
               Council on Child Abuse and Neglect (COCAN)
               Council on Community Pediatrics (COCP)
               Council on Pediatrics Subspecialties (CoPS)

               Council on Early Childhood (COEC)
               Section on Administration and Practice Management (SOAPM)
               Section on Adolescent Health (SOAH)
               Section on Early Career Physicians (SOECP) Subcommittee on Residency Scholarships
               Section on International Child Health (SOICH)
               Section on Osteopathic Pediatricians (SOOPe)
               Section on Uniformed Services (SOUS)

NCE Clinical Case Program Chair - click here to view the position description
2-year term; must be a medical student for 2017 application cycle 
(term begins January 2018) 

Medical Student International Student Liaison - click here​ to view the position description 
1-year term; can be re-elected
(term begins September 2017)  

ADDITIONAL OPPORTUNITIES: 

Pediatric Interest Group (PIG) Delegateclick here​ to view the position description
1-year term; can be re-elected
(term begins as early as July 2017 and goes until June 2018)
* Reach out to your pediatric clerkship director or PIG advisor if interested in this position.

​Contact Julie Raymond with any questions regarding the above positions. ​

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