The Arkansas Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics’ mission is to attain optimal physical, mental, and social health and well-being for all children in Arkansas through advocacy, service, and professional support of its members.
Children have optimal health and well-being and are valued by society. Academy members practice the highest-quality health care and experience professional satisfaction and personal well-being.
Arkansas AAP Committees
One of the best ways to get involved in Chapter activities is to join a committee. The Arkansas AAP Committees represent the spectrum of pediatrics and the committees would appreciate your input.
The availability to teleconference is now a standard option for those who cannot travel, providing the convenience of home or office participation.
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Children Lacking Health Inurance 2019
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Working to Address Serious Issues Facing Arkansas Children
ARAAP advocates for public policies and implements grants that improve child health outcomes.