MCAAP/AAP Open Positions

There are many opportunities for involvement on the Chapter and National levels to advocate for kids, families, trainees and pediatricians among others. Please consider applying for one of the positions listed below. These are great opportunities to get involved and for some, to build a strong resumes/CVs. We'd be happy to help with the process and/or customize volunteer opportunities that work for you. Here is a list of the current MCAAP Committees, AAP representatives and MCAAP expert representatives.

The MCAAP/AAP is in the process of
appointing members to the following positions:

  • Committee on Continuing Medical Education
  • Committee on Development 
  • Committee on Drugs
  • Committee on Hospital Care
  • Committee on Infectious Diseases
  • Committee on Medical Liability and Risk Management
  • Committee on Nutrition 
  • Committee on Pediatric Research
  • Committee on Pediatric Workforce
  • Committee on Practice & Ambulatory Medicine 
  • Committee on Psychosocial Aspects of Child and Family Health
  • Committee on State Government Affairs
  • Committee on Substance Use and Prevention
  • Council on Children and Disasters
  • Council on Immigrant Child and Family Health

Here are links for information on: AAP Sections, AAP Councils and AAP Committees.

Here is a current list of AAP Chairpersons and corresponding AAP staff members. The AAP main phone number is 630-626-6000.

Please contact us at 781-895-9852
or at [email protected] for more information.
AAP New England Chapter Presidents Op-Ed
"America needs to invest in pediatric health care"
The Boston Globe

Click here for full article.
Massachusetts Medical Society - Live webinar: RSV management strategies: What Clinicians Need to Know
Thursday, November 17, 6 - 7 pm
The recent surge of respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) in pediatric populations has caused widespread illness, with marked increases in emergency department visits and hospitalizations placing a strain on health care systems. Considerable concern has arisen regarding the circulation of RSV, seasonal influenza, SARS-CoV-2 and other respiratory viruses. 

Join Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) experts, Dr. Estevan Garcia, chief medical officer, and Dr. Catherine Brown, state epidemiologist, for a discussion of the latest data, prevention efforts, and strategies for safely expanding capacity to care for patients.

To register for the webinar, click here.

RSV in the News

Click here for full DPH statement.

Click here for information on the webinar series "Providing Care for Pediatric Patients with Acute Respiratory Illness" hosted by Massachusetts General Hospital and Region 1 Disaster Health Response System. Click here to register.
Resources for Management of Childhood
Infections in School and Childcare Settings

Click here for full letter from Dr. Mary Beth Miotto, MD, MPH, MCAAP President

Here are additional AAP resources:

MCAAP Members are welcome to attend the
The John C. Robinson, MD Lecture:
"Framing the Future for Children: AAP Child Health Initiatives"

SPEAKER: Moira A. Szilagyi, MD, PhD
President, American Academy of Pediatrics

Tuesday, November 29th, 2022
8:00 - 9:00 am
O’Keefe Auditorium, MGH

For more information, click here.

Also available by Zoom: