Council membership is open to the following member types:
- Candidate Members
- Corresponding Fellows
- Fellowship Trainees
- Honorary Fellows
- International Members
- Medical Students
- National Affiliates
- Senior Members
- Specialty Fellows
Medical Students, Residents and Fellowship Trainees - $0*
all other accepted National member types - $30*
Council Affiliates - $60
*In addition to national dues
Council affiliate membership
- Physicians not eligible for AAP National membership.
- Non-physician personnel (e.g. nurses, nurse practitioners, physical and occupational therapists, speech/language pathologists, psychologists and social workers) not eligible for National AAP membership.
Affiliate applicants must submit:
- Two letters of support from AAP Fellows (one letter must be from a Fellow member of the Council on Foster Care, Adoption & Kinship Care) that document the applicant’s clinical or research interest in the medical/developmental/mental health aspects of adoption and/or foster care.
- Copy of current CV
- Copy of license in the relevant profession.
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