Saving Lifetimes ™

2019 Annual Meeting, May 19-22 - Boston, MA - Boston Marriott Copley Place

Continuing Medical Education - Resources for life-long learning

Patients & Family Resources - Knowing What to Expect

American Pediatric Surgical Association

More than 1,200 members strong, the American Pediatric Surgical Association is dedicated to saving lifetimes. APSA helps patients and families every day by:

Developing and sharing surgical standards and quality of care through guidelines and the children’s surgery verification project
Supporting our members through initiatives on diversity and wellness and educational resources such as the annual meeting, handbooks and the Pediatric Surgery NaT, which was written by nearly 500 APSA volunteers
Advocating for the well-being and safety of children related to societal issues such as child abuse and gun violence



In the News

New! APSA Quality & Safety Toolkit

Find everything you need to design and implement a QI project in your institution. View QI projects that have successfully been implemented. Resources include pathways, protocols, patient and provider educational materials, ordersets and links to published data.  More

2nd Edition Fetal Handbook Now Available

Bookmark the updated resource from APSA's Fetal Diagnosis & Treatment Committee: Fetal Diagnosis and Therapy: a Reference Handbook for Pediatric Surgeons, 2nd Edition More

APSA Releases New Solid Organ Injury Guidelines

One graphic explains it all! The new solid organ injury guidelines are evidence-based, clinically relevant, easy to use and widely applicable to different care environments. Thank you to the APSA Trauma Committee, Steven Stylianos and David Notrica (ATOMAC).

APSA Events

Event Calendar

NEC Symposium

June 2, 2019 - June 5, 2019


2nd Annual Conference on Pediatric Nursing and Healthcare

June 17, 2019 - June 18, 2019


BAPS Congress 2019

July 3, 2019 - July 5, 2019