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KidsMD PAC

Help advocate for what matters to you: better Medicaid rates, gun safety, mental health care for kids, and payment for Bright Futures.

Many Voices, One Mission

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

KidsMD PAC

KidsMD PAC

The KidsMD Political Action Committee (KidsMD PAC), established by action of the Board of Directors of the Virginia Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics, enables the Chapter…

AAP Virginia Child Advocate Award 2017

AAP Virginia Child Advocate Award 2017

Sam Bartle, MD, FAAP, VA-AAP President presented the Virginia Child Advocate Award to Delegate Pillion at the Mohsen Ziai Pediatric Conference on Saturday, November 4th. The Virginia Chapter of the AAP annually recognizes an individual in our Commonwealth who stands...

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…

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 medical students, and nurse practitioners.

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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