About CoPS



The Council of Pediatric Subspecialties advances child health through
communication and collaboration within its network of pediatric
subspecialties and liaison organizations.


All pediatric subspecialties working together for optimal child health.


As an organization, we embrace:


  • Collaboration
  • Responsiveness
  • Diversity
  • Transparency




The August 2007 issue of The Journal of Pediatrics (www.jpeds.com) features an article entitled “The
Creation of the Council of Pediatric Subspecialties:
Addressing the Needs of the Subspecialties and Subspecialists.” A
free PDF of the article can be downloaded at here

In August 2012, CoPS published a paper in Pediatrics entitled Council of
Pediatric Subspecialties (CoPS): The First Five Years. This article
summarized CoPS’ accomplishments over its first five years of existence
and is available at http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/130/2/335.full.pdf+htm