Committed to CT Children

The Connecticut Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics has over 600 active members committed to improving the health and safety of Connecticut's children and supporting those who provide them care.

Mission of the CT-AAP

To improve optimal, physical, mental, social health and well-being for all infants, children, adolescents and young adults in Connecticut.



COVID-19 Resources

CT-AAP has developed a comprehensive, reliable COVID-19 resource for Pediatricians, with information updated as it becomes available.

Check back often!

Chapter News

URGENT – DPS Needs Your Help Assessing Vaccine Coverage

The Connecticut Department of Public Health’s Immunization Program has received numerous inquiries from healthcare providers asking if immunization rates have declined since the start of COVID-19. This, of course, is an extremely important question, and one that we should be able to answer in real time, with as much precision as possible. Assessment of vaccine…
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Fairfield County May Event Goes Virtual! REGISTER NOW!

As many of you know, the COVID-19 Pandemic required not only CT-AAP, but many organizations like us to cancel all live events in order to ensure the health and safety of our members and community. Due to this, the live Fairfield County Pediatric Education Day, originally scheduled for May 7, 2020, was cancelled. After careful…
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When you Should and Shouldn't Take Your Child to the Emergency Department 

A Special Message to Parents...

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When your child is ill or injured it is very difficult to decide if/when to call your child’s pediatrician or go to the Emergency Department (+/- call 911). During the COVID-19 epidemic and social distancing, this decision is even more challenging.

Here is some guidance to parents/caregivers from pediatric emergency medicine specialty providers:

Upcoming Events

1:00 pm CAN ECHO Series
Nov 9 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
          The CAN ECHO Series will be a recurring meeting every two months. Meeting will include didactic presentations by interdisciplinary group of specialists on specific topics of interest and in-depth case-based presentations…
8:00 am Third Annual Westchester County ... @ Mansion on Broadway
Third Annual Westchester County ... @ Mansion on Broadway
Dec 8 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
SAVE THE DATE!   Details to come.


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