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Follow this amazing journey and donate to a great cause!

On May 3, climb aboard this newly refurbished 1943 Boeing-Stearman open biplane and trace the Lewis and Clark trail from the Pacific to the Mississippi.  Learn more about this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.  Be sure to land on the donation page and contribute to...

APSA Town Hall Recording – February 2, 2021

APSA Board of Governors held a Town Hall on February 2, 2021, to bring the membership up to date on the Board’s recent activities. Questions from the audience were addressed during the Town Hall and can be viewed here.  Slides presented during the Town Hall are...

APSA Announces New Executive Director

APSA and Veritas Announce New Executive DirectorDear Colleagues, It is with great pleasure and excitement that APSA and Veritas announces our new association executive director Thomas F. Tracy, Jr., MD MBA. After review of many qualified applicants, it was clear that...

New APSA Phone and Email

APSA has a new phone number (309) PED-SURG / (309) 733-7874 and a new email info@apsapedsurg.org. While we move to our new management company transactions will be temporarily unavailable.

APSA Foundation Partners with AmazonSmile

In our shared mission to advance the surgical care and health of the children for whom we care so much, the APSA Foundation continues to stand out as the primary source of essential funds to promote education and biomedical research in pediatric surgery. We are proud...

APSA enters new leadership under John H.T. Waldhausen, MD

The American Pediatric Surgical Association (APSA) proudly welcomes John H.T. Waldhausen, MD, as its new president, succeeding Immediate Past President Joseph P. Vacanti, MD. The official passing of the president's gavel took place during the association’s virtual...

Statement on Equity and Social Justice

The tragic murders in Minneapolis and Georgia highlight ongoing racial injustices that profoundly affect our communities and the children we serve. The unrest and national demonstrations occurring in the midst of a global pandemic have left us sad, angry, uncertain...

Relief Funds for Medicaid/CHIP Providers

HHS expects to distribute $15 billion to eligible Medicaid and CHIP providers. The payment to each provider will be at least 2 percent of reported gross revenue from patient care; the final amount each provider receives will be determined after the data is submitted,...

Register for the virtual APSA 2020 Annual Meeting

Offering a robust educational program covering the depth and breadth of the pediatric surgery field, virtual sessions will begin on Thursday, May 14, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. (EDT), with sessions taking place every Tuesday and Thursday at the same time over the next few...