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ACPA is proud to announce the 2022-2024 Strategic Plan, establishing a roadmap for the association to ensure growth and impact, and inspire our members, patients and families. Approved by the Board of Directors on January 27, 2022, ACPA will reimagine what is possible for our community while being well-prepared for what is an ever-changing world.

Communication and advocacy

  • Set the standard and be the source to promote team care as the best model for cleft-craniofacial care
  • Communicate the importance of access to and value of team care to legislators, the public, providers and affected individuals

Drive excellence 
and innovation in education

  • We will be leaders in the dissemination of evidence-based education for patients, families, and professionals
  • We will cultivate innovative multimodal educational offerings

Research advancement, engagement, and communication

  • Foster development and promote involvement in innovative research from all stakeholders
  • Promote the advancement of science via the dissemination and discussion of basic science, clinical, and outcomes research through a variety of platforms

Collaboration, networking, and connections

Encourage collaborations that enhance our ability to reach families and providers, locally, nationally and internationally to enable an environment that brings together families and providers across specialties and experiences

Embrace and advance diversity, equity, and inclusion

Promote diversity and respect; identify and dismantle barriers to involvement; and create a welcoming and inclusive environment so that all ACPA members, employees, and families can thrive

Support ACPA

ACPA supports, educates and encourages families at critical points in their cleft and craniofacial journeys. Your gift supports ACPA as we create a world where individuals with cleft and craniofacial conditions thrive.