CME Courses

The Chapter offers several opportunities for our members to receive free CME and Maintenance of Certification (MOC) credits.

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History

The Virginia Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics is the professional specialty organization for pediatricians and pediatric associates in the Commonwealth of Virginia.

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Vision

To be the leading authority, advocate and voice for the health of Virginia’s children and for the profession of pediatrics.

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Joining the Virginia Chapter is easy! Click the link below to apply for membership online. After your membership is processed you will have access to all areas of our website.

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Immunizations

Immunization requirements for attendance at a public or private elementary, middle or secondary school, child care center, nursery school, family day care home or developmental center.

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Our vision is to be the leading authority, advocate, and voice for the
health of Virginia’s children and for the profession of pediatrics.

Senator Hanger Receives 2016 VA-AAP Child Advocate Award

Senator Hanger Receives 2016 VA-AAP Child Advocate Award

Senator Emmett Hanger was presented the VA-AAP Child Advocate Award during the Donald W. Lewis Pediatric Update 2016 on Saturday, September 17, 2016 in Williamsburg. We applaud Senator Hanger on his support of mental health and Medicaid funding, of decreasing tobacco...

Zika Virus

Zika Virus

To understand more about Zika virus infection during pregnancy and congenital Zika virus infections, CDC has established the US Zika Pregnancy Registry…

President’s Welcoming Message

President’s Welcoming Message

  I welcome you to the Virginia Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics, A professional organization established in 1934 with over 1200 members including general pediatricians, all medical and surgical subspecialties, residents in training, fellows, interested...

Why Join?

Why Join?

In accordance with the mission of the Academy, the Virginia Chapter is committed to the attainment of optimal health, safety and well-being of…

Free CME and MOC Opportunities

Free CME and MOC Opportunities

Web-based Breastfeeding Friendly Performance Improvement Activity constructed around evidence-based standards for the promotion and support of exclusive breastfeeding Approved by the American Board of Pediatrics for 25 MOC Part 4 points and 10 MOC Part 2 points....

Marissa Levine, MD, MPH Receives 2015 VA-AAP Child Advocate Award

Marissa Levine, MD, MPH Receives 2015 VA-AAP Child Advocate Award

Marissa Levine, MD, MPH, Virginia State Commissioner of Health was presented the VA-AAP Child Advocate Award during the Donald W. Lewis Pediatric Update 2015 on Saturday, September 19, 2015 in Williamsburg. We applaud Commissioner Levine on her leadership in working...

The Virginia Chapter

The Virginia Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics / Virginia Pediatric Society is the professional specialty organization for pediatricians and pediatric associates in the Commonwealth of Virginia. With over 1,200 members, including community and academic pediatricians, resident pediatricians in the major teaching hospitals, retired pediatricians, associate Pediatric Nurse Practitioners, and pediatric practice managers, the Chapter has represented Virginia’s pediatricians and advocated for Virginia’s children since 1934.

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