Contacting the American Academy of Pediatrics
The AAP Web site contains general information for parents of children from birth through age 21. The Academy is unable to respond to requests from parents regarding the personal medical concerns of their children. Your pediatrician is the best source for child and adolescent health information.
Parents & Caregivers
Members & Health Professionals
AAP KnowledgeBase is a comprehensive collection of information about Academy products and services for members and health professionals.
The headquarters of the American Academy of Pediatrics is based in Elk Grove Village, Illinois, a northwest suburb of Chicago. The Department of Federal Affairs is based in Washington, DC. Both Academy mailing addresses are as follows:
Many departments, divisions, and programs have their own individual Web pages and/or contact points. To contact a particular area, please review the list below and click theicon accordingly. Each inquiry is automatically forwarded to the proper staff person. It is not necessary to submit inquiries to more than one AAP contact.