New Jersey Chapter
American Academy of Pediatrics
3836 Quakerbridge Road
Suite 108
Hamilton, NJ 08619

Phone: 609-842-0014
Fax: 609-842-0015

Elliot Rubin, MD, FAAP
Chapter President

Fran Gallagher, MEd
Executive Director

Harriet Lazarus, MBA
Deputy Director

Bert Mulder
Director, Membership & Events

Purchasing Alliance

NJAAP Members, we are pleased to offer you an exclusive membership benefit!

Receive a 20% discount on your MDAdvantage medical malpractice insurance premiums simply by joining the ​NJAAP Purchasing Alliance!

Benefits of Membership in the ​NJAAP Purchasing Alliance
Discount Information

Depending on current insurance rates, most full-time Pediatricians would qualify for a MDAdvantage medical malpractice premium discount of at least $1,800 and up to $3,600 per year (available to part timers as well), with a majority of Pediatricians receiving a discount of $2,500.

This discount is in addition to other discounts applicable to your policy, such as Risk Management (including EMR – Electronic Medical Records, EPW – Electronic Prescription Writer), Part-time, and New Doctor discounts.

Who is Eligible?
Qualifying Pediatric Specialities:

Pediatrics - No surgery
Pediatrics - Minor surgery
Pediatrics - Subspecialties*
(*Physicians who practice in other subspecialities as recognized by the American Board of Pediatrics and who are members of the Purchasing Alliance are also eligible for a 20% discount if their practice derives 90% or more from the treatment of children aged 21 and younger based on number of patient visits)

Please note that MDAdvantage's underwriting guidelines will apply to all prospectives insureds and premiums will vary based on a number of underwriting factors. If MDAdvantage declines to offer a policy at this time, the Purchasing Alliance membership fee will be refunded.

How to Apply for the Discount?
1) NJAAP Membership: If you are not an ​NJAAP Chapter member, you must fill out and mail the ​NJAAP application along with a $1​80 check for chapter membership to:

New Jersey Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics
​3836 Quakerbridge Rd, Suite 106
Hamilton, NJ 08619

Click here for Chapter Membership application form. If preferred, you may also join online.

2) ​NJAAP Purchasing Alliance Membership: Please fill out and mail the Purchasing Alliance membership application along with a check for the Purchasing Alliance membership fee to:

NJAAP Purchasing Alliance
3836 Quakerbridge Road, Suite 108
Hamilton, NJ 08619 

Please note that the NJAAP Purchasing Alliance Membership is calendar-based (Jan 1 - Dec 31). This means that membership fees are pro-rated. Annual Membership in the Alliance is $150. Please refer to the application form to ​find the appropriate pro-rated fee. Click here for the Purchasing Alliance membership application form. If preferred, you may also join online.

Contact Information
Bert Mulder, Manager, NJAAP Purchasing Alliance
609-842-0015 (fax)

It is important to note that the New Jersey Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics does not endorse any vendor, service or product. Our goal is to bring discounts to our members. Any vendor providing these discounts, such as MDAdvantage insurance company, is independent from our organizatiion. Moreover, MDAdvantage’s discounted rate maybe lower or higher than the rate of your current malpractice carrier. We encourage our members to compare rates and choose their carrier accordingly.