Section on Advances in Therapeutics and Technology


Dr. Seth Toback, MD FAAP, Membership Chairperson

The Provisional Section on Advances in Therapeutics and Technology is accepting new members and I welcome you to join.

The section seeks to create a unique community of AAP members who work in industry, or closely with industry, and share a passion for optimizing the discovery, development and approval of high quality, evidence-based medical breakthroughs that will improve the health of children.

Membership includes pediatricians, pediatric subspecialists and pediatric specialists who work in or are associated with the various pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device industries, associated regulatory agencies, and clinical trial investigation.

Our mission is to advance pediatric health and well-being by fostering optimization of the discovery and development of medical breakthroughs and their successful translation into pediatric practice.

There are no dues for this new AAP section. If you are interested in becoming a member please log in to the AAP Member Center and fill out the Online Section/Council form .

If you have any questions about the section or would like additional information, please contact Jackie Burke, Section Manager at