2014-2015 AAP National Committee Member Appointments

Posted on: October 31, 2013

The AAP Board of Directors is soliciting nominations to fillĀ 21 AAP national committee member vacancies for terms beginning July 1, 2014, as follows:

  • Child Abuse and Neglect (2)
  • Child Health Financing (3)
  • Coding and Nomenclature
  • Development (Districts VI and X) (2)
  • Federal Government Affairs
  • Fetus and Newborn (3)
  • Hospital Care
  • Infectious Diseases (2)
  • Medical Liability and Risk Management
  • Pediatric AIDS
  • Pediatric Research
  • Practice and Ambulatory Medicine
  • Residency Scholarship
  • State Government Affairs

The detailed information regarding this call for nominations may be found on the AAP Member Center: http://www2.aap.org/moc/leader/nominations.cfm. The list of vacancies, committee needs and term roster, as well as the fact sheet and biosummary templates are available on this web site. New this year are a FAQ sheet, the committee member responsibilities, and sample nominations and support letters.

The scheduled deadline for nominations is February 24, 2014. Nominees must submit a letter of nomination, fact sheet, completed biosketch, and optional letters of support to their Chapter President and the Central Office in Elk Grove Village, by e-mail, at nominations@aap.org. Nomination materials may also be submitted via postal mail to 141 Northwest Point Blvd, Elk Grove Village, ILĀ  60007, or by fax at 847/434-8000, attention Cyndy Rouse. All nomination materials must be date stamped or postmarked by midnight (CST) on February 24, 2014.

The AAP Board of Directors will meet May 13-17, 2014, to review all member nominees and make final appointments. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Cyndy Rouse at crouse@aap.org or 847/434-7938.