The Section on Simulation and Innovative Learning Methods (SOSILM) supports the education and research interests of AAP members engaged in simulation and innovative learning in order to attain optimal physical, mental, and social health and well-being for all infants, children, adolescents and young adults.


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Letter from the Executive Committee
A welcome message from the SOSILM Executive Committee.
Meet our Leadership
See our current roster.
Contact Us
Find out how you can get in touch with us.


Benefits & Criteria


SOSILM Membership
How to Join
Learn about membership criteria and different ways to be part of the section.
Section Newsletter
Free to all members!

Initiatives & Events

Simulation Program
Explore the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Simulation Program, dedicated to enhancing medical education through innovative pediatric healthcare simulation training.
Communications Intake Form
The SoSILM communication subcommittee would like to hear from you about simulation and innovative learning methods to spotlight for SoSILM newsletter editions.
Education Opportunities
We look forward to offering SOSILM events at the 2024 National Conference & Exhibition in Orlando, FL. Visit the AAP Experience National Conference & Exhibition website linked above for additional information.

Become a Member

Invest in your future, and the future of all children. Gain immediate access to all our latest news, guidance and education – plus, develop connections with peers who share your passion for helping children. Become an engaged member of our Section today.

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