Welcome to the Pennsylvania Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics (PA AAP) Pediatricians page. As members you play a core role in the PA AAP. We value your membership, your commitment to your patients and their families and your commitment to advocacy on behalf of children and the profession of pediatrics. Your voice is over 2,000 strong!
We know that your days are busy and long. This page is designed to give you a quick list of frequently asked website links to key information. We hope it is helpful.
Pediatric Research in Office Settings (PROS)
PROS (Pediatric Research in Office Settings) is a practice-based research net work that was established by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) in 1986. As of March 2005, PROS consists of 1,953 pediatric practitioners from 719 practices in 49 states, Puerto Rico and Canada, teamed with a research staff at AAP headquarters in Elk Grove Village, IL and research consultants from around the country. The PROS Network consists of practices and practitioners organized at the state (chapter) level. Click here to learn more.
CME Offered by the PA AAP
Category I Credits: Participate in the live Let's Talk webinars offered monthly Sept - June or host an EPIC program talk at your practice (current topics: Immunization, child abuse and neglect recognition and reporting, child passenger safety, breastfeeding).
Category II Credits: Listen to archived Let’s Talk webinars for CME Category II credits (Enduring Materials). Check out the AAP Pedialink for other sources of Category II credits and ways to log enduring materials activity.
Next CME Licensure Cycle Ends: December 31, 2016
AAP - Section on Administration and Practice Management
Pennsylvania's Electronic Disease Reporting project, PA-NEDSS
PA School Immunization Requirements