Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development conducts and supports research on topics related to the health of children, adults, families, and populations.

American Academy of Pediatrics is an organization of 60,000 pediatricians committed to the attainment of optimal physical, mental, and social health and well-being for all infants, children, adolescents, and young adults.

American Pediatric Society brings together men and women for the advancement of the study of infants, children and adolescents and their diseases, for the prevention of illness and the promotion of health in childhood, for the promotion of pediatric education and research.

March of Dimes supports research aimed at preventing birth defects, premature birth and infant mortality.