The Association of Pediatric Surgery Training Program Directors (APSTPD) is comprised of the heads of all the ACGME-accredited pediatric surgery programs in North America.
Cynthia D. Downard, MD, MSSc – President
Norton Children’s Hospital, Louisville, KY
KuoJen Tsao, MD – Secretary
McGovern Medical School at UTHealth,
Upcoming APSTPD Events
Fall 2023 Meeting of the Association of Pediatric Surgery Training Program Directors
Friday, October 27, 2-6pm Eastern Time
APSTPD Diversity Scholars Program
Open Fellowship Positions
2023 Fellowship Interview Dates
- PedSurg Resource – your FREE pediatric surgical resource
- Strategies for Equity in Pediatric Surgery Fellow Selection
Resources for APSTPD Directors
Literature & Publications
Helpful resources include a variety of literature and publications produced by APSA committees.
The STEPS Toolbox slide presentations for senior faculty and senior residents to use for teaching medical students and junior residents
Critical Care Syllabus and Study Guide
Find infomration and tops from the APSA Surgical Critical Care Committee in the Critical Care Syllabus and Study Guide (PDF).