Dr. Errol Alden
Executive Director/CEO at
American Academy of Pediatrics
About Dr. Errol Alden
An experienced pediatrician and dedicated leader in the medical
field, Dr. Errol Alden currently oversees operations of the American
Academy of Pediatrics as the organization’s executive director and chief
executive officer. His responsibilities focus on overseeing the
activities of roughly 60,000 medical professionals specializing in
pediatric care. Beyond his work with the American Academy of Pediatrics,
Dr. Alden also maintains an active affiliation with the Neonatal
Resuscitation Program National Facility in Chicago. In academia, Dr.
Errol Alden serves as a clinical professor of pediatrics at the
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences and the University
Dr. Errol Alden is certified by the American Board of Pediatrics and holds the status of diplomate of the Neonatal-Perinatal Sub-Boards. Over the course of his career in the medical field, he has achieved a number of prestigious honors, including World Leader in Pediatrics by the International Society of Tropical Pediatrics. Most recently, in 2012, Dr. Alden was awarded an honorary fellowship for the Turkish Pediatric Society.