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Updated September 22, 2006

Definition: According to the American Academy of Pediatrics, 'the FAAP designation after a pediatrician's name stands for Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Pediatricians who maintain their FAAP designation have obtained board certification in pediatrics and made an ongoing commitment to lifelong learning and advocacy for children.'

Pronunciation: F.A.A.P.
Also Known As: Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics
Alternate Spellings: F.A.A.P.
Examples:
Vincent Iannelli, MD, FAAP, is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics.
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