ACOP Membership Benefits

Join ACOP today and take advantage of these benefits!

  • ACOP Membership BenefitsAn organization that specializes in your needs as an osteopathic pediatrician.

  • The chance to network with peers for professional or social contacts in an intimate, collegial setting with fellow DO’s, and the opportunity for leadership advancement in a small, vibrant organization.

  • Quality educational offerings at reduced registration rates for members at ACOP’s Annual Spring Convention and Fall CME Conference, which offer CME credit approved by the AOA.

  • Full recognition as a Fellow in the College, and use of the FACOP designation, for members who are board certified by the AOBP or ABP.

  • Complimentary subscription to The Pulse, a quarterly newsletter of ACOP activities.

  • Access to the members section of ACOP’s website, including a real-time online Membership Directory making it easy to refer patients, and help you keep in touch with your colleagues.

  • Free online posting of job opportunities.

  • The eJournal, eJACOP, strives to act as a teaching portal for students, fellows and attending physicians. It provides a peer reviewed venue for the working pediatrician, family physician and academic attending physician.

  • Pediatric Osteopathic Manipulation Therapy (POMT) modules were developed by the ACOP and approved by the AOA Council on Continuing Medical Education for AOA Category 1-B Credit for ACOP members. These modules also benefit our residents in training who are required to have OMT training as part of their residency.

Residents also receive:

  • Ability to apply for the Pediatric Resident Research Grant award.
  • Representation on the Board of Trustees

Students also receive:

  • Ability to apply for the Student Chapter of the Year Award through your Pediatric Student Club
  • Student representation on the Board of Trustees