Join the AAP

Annual Chapter Dues

  • Fellow, Associate, Associate, Candidate, Affiliate: $135
  • Residents and Medical Students: $0

Dues are 100% tax-deductible!

DC Chapter

Join the DC Chapter only.

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Why should I become a member of the District of Columbia Chapter? 


The DC Chapter members:

  • Positively influence the quality of pediatric practice and the welfare of children in DC through legislative advocacy
  • Build local coalitions with other organizations working toward improving children’s health and well-being
  • Promote the interests of District of Columbia pediatricians in the American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Participate in city wide committees and councils as a voice for child health

Leadership & Networking

As a DC Chapter member, you can:

  • Participate in chapter committees in areas of interest, including Adolescent Health; Advocacy; Breastfeeding; Fetus/Newborn; Immigrant Health; Lead Poisoning/Healthy Homes; School Health; and Young Physicians
  • Take the lead in forming a new committee
  • Network with other pediatricians with similar interests
  • Increase chapter membership participation in national AAP affairs
  • Provide input and recommendations to help shape National AAP policy


Your DC Chapter membership helps you to:

  • Stay up to date with pediatric news in DC and participate for free in chapter educational dinners
  • Attend the Children’s National Health Network CME events for free as a DC AAP Member
  • Receive information and guidance to more optimally manage your practice
  • Become eligible for Community Access to Child Health grants – available only to chapter members