• Mission Statement:

The Indian academy of pediatrics dedicates its efforts and resources to the improvement of the health and well being of the children and strives for the achievement of the optimum growth, development and health in the physical, emotional, mental, social and spiritual realms of all the children irrespective of the diversity of their backgrounds.

The academy primarily fulfills its mission through the following activities-

  1. Professional education and improvement
    Provide and promote ethical and professional standards, education and training for improvement of the knowledge, attitude and skills of the members in pediatrics in its widest sense.
  2. Support for pediatricians
    Remain the spoke medium of appropriate training of medical and related supporting professionals involved in child care, thus making pediatricians the best equipped professionals for care of children.
  3. Membership service
    Provide services, benefits and reorganization to assists and support the members for meeting the needs and challenges inherent in pursuing their mission.
  4. Education of parents and public
    Facilitate education of parents the public and policy of their role in the promotion of health and well being of children at home, in school and their other situations.
  5. Technical assistance
    Provide expertise and scientific inputs to individuals, organizations, institutions and government and its agencies in the area of child health by plying a proactive role in consultative committees/task force/boards constituted by the government and/or its agencies in mater related to child health.