We are accepting nominations for a position as Chapter CATCH Facilitator (CCF). CCFs are appointed by their AAP Chapter to serve a renewable three-year term. CCFs represent their Chapter in all CATCH initiatives. The role of a Chapter CATCH Facilitator (CCF) is to encourage and support pediatricians in their Chapter as they work to collaborate within their communities to advance the health of all children.  Chapter CATCH Facilitators represent the national AAP CATCH Program and must be a national AAP member as well as a Chapter member. View CCF Responsibilities and Activities for more information.

All nominees are required to have the following attributes:
  • Commitment to the CATCH
    • Mission: CATCH supports pediatricians to collaborate within their communities to advance the health of all children.
    • Vision: Every child in every community reaches optimal health and well-being.
  • Commitment to and experience working with pediatricians who work with children and families from diverse backgrounds that may include differences in race, ethnicity, religion, socioeconomic status, language, sexual orientation, gender identity, special health care need, and other attributes.
  • Membership in the AAP and respective State Chapter of the AAP.
  • Candidates for the Chapter CATCH Facilitator should have following attributes:
    • Knowledge and interest in any of the following topics: community partnerships, population health and innovations in health care delivery, social determinants of health, health disparities, child and family wellness, multi-generational care, multi-sector partnerships
    • Interest in supporting the recruitment and engagement of AAP members for participation in CATCH

Thank you and happy applying!