Photo Acknowledgement: Patricia Crock

About APEG

Objectives and Aims

The association is not a profit organisation whose purposes are:

  • To promote and maintain the highest standards of diagnosis and treatment of paediatric endocrine disorders
  • To promote among physicians and others the free exchange of knowledge with respect to paediatric endocrinology, and to encourage good fellowship among its members
  • To promote research related to paediatric endocrine disorders by individuals, hospitals, clinics, universities, and other institutions and organizations
  • To develop in association with interested bodies, educational methods designed to give those who have a child with an endocrine disorder a better understanding of the child’s condition
  • To disseminate accurate information about paediatric endocrine disorders
  • To speak and negotiate with outside organisations as the official body representing paediatric endocrinologists in Australia, and New Zealand
  • To raise distribute funds and to purchase or dispose of property in accordance with the above objectives of the Association