Elsevier Society Partners in Pediatric Surgery

American  Academy of Pediatrics Section on Surgery


The American  Academy of Pediatrics Section on Surgery was founded in 1948 and is dedicated to matters relating to the surgical care of infants, children, adolescents, and young adults.

Journal: Journal of  Pediatric Surgery

American Association for Thoracic Surgery


The American Association for Thoracic Surgery is an international organization of over 1,300 of the world's foremost cardiothoracic surgeons representing 41 countries. Founded in 1917, its members have a proven record of distinction within the specialty and have made significant contributions to the care and treatment of cardiothoracic disease throughout the world.

Journal: Seminars in Thoracic and Cardiovascular  Surgery - Pediatric Cardiac Surgery Annual

American Pediatric Surgical  Association


The American Pediatric Surgical Association is the nation's largest professional organization dedicated to the pediatric surgical specialty.

Journal: Journal of  Pediatric Surgery

Asian  Association of Pediatric Surgeons


The AAPS was formed by a group of visionary surgeons who felt that in order to succeed in improving the surgical care for children, Pediatric Surgery must be a dedication and a separate specialty. The Association would give all surgeons with a similar interest a chance to share their new techniques, developments and sometimes also frustrations.

Journal: Asian  Journal of Surgery

British Association of  Paediatric Surgeons (BAPS)


The British Association of Paediatric Surgeons (BAPS) has been around since 1953 endeavouring to raise standards in paediatric surgery.  We are a registered charity, so are governed by the rules and regulations of the Charity Commission.

Journal: Journal of  Pediatric Surgery

Canadian Association of  Paediatric Surgeons (CAPS)


The Canadian Association of Paediatric Surgeons (CAPS) is committed to making a difference in the lives of children, youth and families by improving health care through education and research.

Journal: Journal of  Pediatric Surgery

Pacific  Association of Pediatric Surgeon (PAPS)


PAPS is the Pacific Association of Pediatric Surgeons.  Founded in 1967 by a small group of pediatric surgeons from Pacific Rim countries, the objective of the association is to promote both educational and social ties among its members.

Journal: Journal of  Pediatric Surgery