Medicine-Pediatrics Program Directors Association (MPPDA) is the organization of accredited internal medicine-pediatric residency programs in the United States.
The Association was formed to advance medical education in combined Internal Medicine-Pediatrics (Med-Peds) Residency Programs, which are approved by the American Board of Internal Medicine and the American Board of Pediatrics. These programs should be located in the United States of America. International programs may be included by the action of the Executive Committee.
MPPDA will work in conjunction with the Association of Pediatric Program Directors (APPD) and the Association of Program Directors in Internal Medicine (APDIM) to improve medical education, promote the growth of combined Internal Medicine Pediatrics residencies, educate medical students as to the existence and curriculum of Medicine Pediatrics residencies, and promote the growth of the field of Med-Peds.
References hereinafter in these bylaws to the "Residency Review Committee (RRC)" shall mean the RRC for Internal Medicine or Pediatrics or both, as stipulated. This will include the separate Internal Medicine and Pediatrics Residency Accreditation Programs.
To Join MPPDA online, your program must be a current member. If you are unable to join online, please contact member services.
STEP 1: CREATE A PROFILE
STEP 2: ADDING MEMBERSHIP* Once you have created a profile, proceed with the following steps. Please note: payment by credit card is due at the time you enroll as a member.
PLEASE NOTE: The program director membership dues must be paid before additional representatives can join MPPDA online. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (703) 341-4540 if you need assistance or have any questions MPPDA membership.
MPPDA Residency Program Consultation Service Grants support all Med-Peds residency programs and make sure that these programs continue to be successful, thriving training programs for residents interested in Med-Peds careers.
Access the Grant Application
The deadline for the first cycle of applications is January 31. There will be two application cycles annually. Please don't hesitate to contact any of the executive committee members with any questions.