Leonard P Rome C​​​ATC​​H Visiting Professorship

The Call for Proposal is closed. The next cycle will begin in February 2023.

CPTI partners with the CATCH program to offer this opportunity, which promotes advocacy for children and advances the field of community pediatrics. This program will support up to 5 accredited pediatric residency programs with a maximum of $4,500 each to implement 2- or 3-day programs focusing on resident education, faculty development, and building partnerships for community health and advocacy.

View the list of  current grantees and read descriptions of their projects​.

Advocacy Training Grants

CPTI supports 4 pediatric faculty-resident pairs annually to attend the AAP Advocacy Conference. Following the conference, the faculty-resident pairs are required to implement an educational project in collaboration with their AAP chapter to strengthen the advocacy skills of their trainees. The AAP chapter will receive up to $1,000 in grant funds to support this advocacy project.


Current grantees and descriptions of their projects.

Residency programs awarded in 2021 or 2022 are NOT eligible to apply this year.

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