The IAP created sub specialty chapters and special interest groups within itself to:
- To establish and promote subspecialty chapters in different pediatric subspecialties.
- To promote and conduct research in pediatrics specialties.
- To impart specialized training in pediatric subspecialties.
- To identify and establish specialized pediatric subspecialties training centers.
- To organize scientific meetings on pediatric subspecialties.
A few of the chapters have their own websites: