Section and council programs held at the National Conference & Exhibition cover clinical matters or research related to subspecialty or special interest areas. Submissions by AAP members and nonmembers are welcome, with participation open to health professionals in any field.
During the 2014 National Conference & Exhibition abstract submissions were presented at these programs: Advances in Therapeutics and Technology; Breastfeeding; Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery; Clinical Information Technology; Critical Care; Emergency Medicine; Foster Care,
Adoption and Kinship Care; Hospice and Palliative Medicine; Hospital Medicine; Injury, Violence & Poison Prevention; Institute for Healthy Childhood Weight; International Child Health; Medical Students, Residents and Fellowship Trainees; Medicine-Pediatrics; Oral Health; Orthopaedics; Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery; Perinatal Pediatrics; Pediatrics for the 21st Century (Peds21): 1,2,3 Go! Sports in the World of Pediatrics – Playing it safe and making it fun!; Quality Improvement and Patient Safety; School Health; Senior Members/Pediatric History Center; Sports Medicine & Fitness; Surgery; Tobacco Control; and Transport Medicine.
Interested in submitting an abstract to the AAP for the 2015 National Conference & Exhibition?
Visit the Call for Abstracts site at for detailed instructions. The deadline for submission is April 10, 2015.
The next opportunity for abstract submission will be for the 2015 National Conference & Exhibition being held in Washington, DC. The call for abstracts site will open on Friday, January 23, 2015.
Abstracts from previous National Conference & Exhibition presentations are available for viewing online:
If you would like to request a copy of a previously presented abstract, please contact the AAP Division of Library and Archival Services at 800/433-9016, ext. 7635.