Welcome to the Kentucky Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics (KY AAP) Pediatricians page. As members you play a core role in the KY AAP. We value your membership, your commitment to your patients and their families and your commitment to advocacy on behalf of children and the profession of pediatrics. Your voice is over 900 strong!
We know that your days are busy and long. This page is designed to give you a quick list of frequently asked website links to key information. We hope it is helpful.
PROS (Pediatric Research in Office Settings) is a practice-based research net work that was established by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) in 1986. As of March 2005, PROS consists of 1,953 pediatric practitioners from 719 practices in 49 states, Puerto Rico and Canada, teamed with a research staff at AAP headquarters in Elk Grove Village, IL and research consultants from around the country. The PROS Network consists of practices and practitioners organized at the state (chapter) level. Click here to learn more.
Category I Credits: Participate in the KY AAP Annual Meeting, Office Based Pediatrics, offered the third weekend in August and receive FREE CME credit.
Amerinet— The Kentucky Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics (KYAAP) formed a partnership agreement with Amerinet, a leading national healthcare group purchasing organization (GPO), to pool our collective buying power. The Amerinet partnership offers savings on vaccines, and savings on all your purchases (medical supplies and vaccines) by utilizing Amerinet’s comprehensive portfolio of product and service contracts. Amerinet is a GPO that delivers savings and overall value. Amerinet works to help its members sustain not only their practices, but their vision of how healthcare should enrich the communities they serve.
Members of the KY Chapter of the AAP are eligible to receive a 15% discount on medical professional liability insurance premiums offered by MAG Mutual Insurance. Stronger Than Ever! MAG Mutual is the leading insurer of physicians in the Southeast, protecting over 17,000 physicians. They provide innovative insurance, financial, and business solutions that allow physicians and practice managers to focus on patient care. Their unique understanding of pediatricians’ day-to-day challenges allows them to deliver the products and services members need. Founded by physicians in 1982, MAG Mutual is the ninth largest Medical Professional Liability insurer in the United States, and with assets over a billion dollars, they really are Stronger Than Ever!