Association of Pediatric Surgery Training Program Directors

The Association of Pediatric Surgery Training Program Directors (APSTPD) is comprised of the heads of all the ACGME-accredited pediatric surgery programs in North America.

Resources for APSTPD Directors

Helpful resources include a variety of literature and publications produced by APSA committees; the STEPS Toolbox slide presentations for senior faculty and senior residents to use for teaching medical students and junior residents; and the critical care syllabus and study guide.

APSTPD Leadership 

Benedict C. Nwomeh, MD - President
Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, OH
benedict.nwomeh@nationwidechildrens.org  

Cynthia D. Downard, MD - Secretary
Norton Children's Hospital, Louisville, KY
c0down01@louisville.edu