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

APSA Award Recipients

As the APSA 50th Anniversary Annual Meeting came to a close last month, we announced the winners of our various awards. More

APSA Welcomes New Leadership

APSA Board of Governors 2019-2020

On May 22, Joseph P. Vacanti, MD, became the new President of APSA at the APSA 50th Anniversary Meeting.



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

APSA Events

Event Calendar

BAPS Congress 2019

July 3, 2019 - July 5, 2019


Pediatric Colorectal Scientific Meeting

July 11, 2019 - July 12, 2019


Annual Aspen Conference on Pediatric Cerebrovascular Disease and Stroke

July 15, 2019 - July 19, 2019