CPTI-sm-2ndThe AAP Community Pediatrics Training Initiative (CPTI) is pleased to announce that the 2015 Advocacy Training Grants Call for Applications is now open.

These grants will support 4 pediatric faculty-resident pairs (8 people total) to attend the AAP Legislative Conference in Washington, DC on April 12-14, 2015. Following the conference, the faculty-resident pairs will be required to implement an educational project on child advocacy in collaboration with their AAP chapter. The AAP chapter will receive up to $1,000 in grant funds to support this advocacy project.

Applications are due January 21, 2015.

For more information, including the application guidelines and application, please visit http://www2.aap.org/commpeds/cpti/opportunities.htm#advocacy

We would appreciate your assistance spreading the word about this opportunity. If you have any questions, feel free to contact Jeanine Donnelly at jdonnelly@aap.org or 800/433-9016 x7397.