Education Makes a Positive Impact

Education is essential for medical professionals to achieve their goals and to improve the quality of care for patients.  Our supporters have helped provide the following educational opportunities, with unlimited positive impacts for medical professionals and the public.

  • Scholarships for new Diplomates to attend the Annual & Scientific Meetings and  to obtain CME credit
  • Guest speakers at the Annual & Scientific Meetings in support of CME, for all attendees
  • "A Short Guide to the Specialty Certification of Physicians," by Todd Sagin, MD, JD, is a valuable white paper distributed to thousands of medical professionals at conferences each year and is available on our web site
  • Disaster Medicine Training Program, for military and civilian medical professionals and first responders

These educational opportunities provide the following benefits and make a positive impact in various areas listed below.

  • Collaboration to empower, drive innovation and support professional development and improve the quality of patient care
  • Integration of military and civilian disaster readiness professionals, to support preparedness and humanitarian rescues to help save more lives
  • Relevant education, specifically designed for both individual and team training, to help fulfill education requirements and support best practices for community support
  • Recognition for the American Association of Physician Specialists (AAPS) Foundation, American Association of Physician Specialists (AAPS), the American Board of Physican Specialties (ABPS), and the American Academy of Disaster Medicine (AADM) 

You can help make a positive impact and support education in one of several ways suggested here.


  • a general donation
  • a tribute to someone (in memory of, in honor of or for a special occasion)*
  • a donation of appreciated stocks
  • a matching donation through your company
  • a matching donation challenge to support a Foundation fundraising campaign
  • a donation in your Will as part of your Estate Planning
  • a pledge to sponsor or partner with the Foundation for the Disaster Medicine Training Program, the annual auction or other educational initiative
  • Amazon Smile will donate 0.5% of eligible purchases.  Click to support your AAPS Foundation.

Please make your 100% tax-deductible gift of  education today.

Checks may be made payable to:

American Association of Physician Specialists Foundation
5550 West Executive Drive, Suite 400
Tampa, Florida 33609

Call us: (813) 433-2277 Ext. 17 or 19

Let us know how you would like to support education.  (Monthly credit/debit card deductions are available for your convenience.)

Online:  Click on the Donate button (Links to secure AAPS member portal).

*Please indicate if you would like to make a tribute to someone.  Tributes will be added to our donor acknowledgement page.

Thank you for helping make a positive impact in the lives of medical professionals and patient care!