Internet Explorer Alert

It appears you are using Internet Explorer as your web browser. Please note, Internet Explorer is no longer up-to-date and can cause problems in how this website functions
This site functions best using the latest versions of any of the following browsers: Edge, Firefox, Chrome, Opera, or Safari.
You can find the latest versions of these browsers at

Advertisement Disclaimer


Enhance your training.

Stay connected to pediatrics as you embark on your subspecialty training. Network with other fellowship trainees and benefit from an array of leadership and career development opportunities. Find your professional home in the AAP section or council dedicated to your particular area of expertise.

Join as a Fellowship Trainee


Membership Requirements

Individuals must:

  • have completed a pediatric residency approved by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) and be currently enrolled in a pediatric fellowship training program (defined as any fellowship or secondary residency program affiliated with an academic center, medical center, or private foundation); or
  • be currently enrolled and have completed at least 2 years of training in an Alternative Pathway residency program approved by the American Board of Pediatrics; or
  • have completed a medical or surgical residency*, and be currently enrolled in a pediatric fellowship training program leading to proficiency and/or certification in a pediatric surgical or pediatric-oriented subspecialty.

*Pediatric surgical trainees who are applicants for Fellowship Trainee Membership will also be required to affiliate with a designated specialty Section.

Annual Dues $146.00

With AAP Membership, you will



Still Have Questions?

We've put together a list of frequently asked questions that can help guide you through our membership process. 

View Membership FAQs

Feedback Form