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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.

APSTPD Leadership


Cynthia D. Downard, MD – President

Norton Children’s Hospital, Louisville, KY
c0down01@louisville.edu


KuoJen Tsao, MD – Secretary

McGovern Medical School at UTHealth,
Houston, TX
kuojen.tsao@uth.tmc.edu

Upcoming Events

Spring 2022 Meeting of the Association of Pediatric Surgery Training Program Directors
Meeting
Wednesday, May 11, 2022

Open Fellowship Positions

Search for a pediatric surgical program or position to help in your quest to make a big difference in young lives.

Numerous positions listed for:

2022 Fellowship Interview Dates

Additional Resources

Resources for APSTPD Directors

Literature & Publications
Helpful resources include a variety of literature and publications produced by APSA committees.

STEPS Toolbox
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).