If you are looking for advice about running a pediatric practice, you’ve found the right place. SOAPM is the home for practice management information and advocacy within the AAP. The 1500+ member Section shares valuable information and resources, resulting in successful, profitable practices that increase the well-being of their patients and communities. This active section hosts a real-time listserv, business practice webinars, conference sessions and more. Whether you are starting up your own practice or looking to revamp your existing practice, SOAPM can help.

The Pediatric Practice Management Alliance (PPMA) is the virtual home for pediatric practice managers; providing timely and accurate information and supports pediatricians running fiscally sound and efficient practices

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The PPMA is a sub-organization of SOAPM created to empower pediatric practice administrators and clinic managers to overcome the day-to-day challenges of running a medical practice.​

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