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AAP National Conference & Exhibition

Attend the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) National Conference & Exhibition at McCormick Place September 16-19, and stay at the nearby and affordable LaQuinta Inn Suites in historic Hyde Park.

The National Conference & Exhibition offers educational sessions, a joint surgical program, plenary sessions, district town hall meetings, and more. Attendees may participate in the Friends of Children Fund 5K run and walk.

The National Conference & Exhibition’s exhibit hall invites you to meet with more than 360 companies, including those specializing in the fields of pharmaceutical, health care, infant feeding nutrition, publications, computer technology, and recruiting to learn more about their commercially available pediatric medical products and services. Activities in the exhibit hall are not designated for CME credit.

Extras: The President’s Welcome Reception will be held at the Museum of Science and Industry, and the ultimate Chicago Experience? will allow you to immerse yourself in the lakefront treasure Chicagoans call Navy Pier, with activities for the young and young at heart. Sample Chicago’s culinary delights, play in the Chicago Children’s Museum, and explore Navy Pier Park with its iconic Centennial Ferris Wheel, family attraction rides, and activities! To top it off, we’re also offering private sightseeing cruises aboard Seadog Cruises. The Pediatric Bowl is a trivia game devoted to Chicago health issues.

McCormick Place is located at 2301 South King Drive in Chicago. To register for National Conference & Exhibition, go online to and follow the prompts.

Make your AAP National Conference & Exhibition experience more enjoyable by staying at the La Quinta Inn & Suites, in Hyde Park. The hotel offers free shuttle bus service to and from the Loop area and is close to bus and train services. Enjoy the free breakfast. The Lake Shore Café offers lunch and dinner. AND Jazz and seafood buffet (non-seafood items available) Friday nights.