Welcome to AAP - California Chapter 2
The American Academy of Pediatrics, California Chapter 2 (AAP-CA2) is proud to be the Professional Home for Pediatricians and Pediatric Subspecialists in the Southern California counties of Kern, Los Angeles, Riverside; San Bernardino, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara and Ventura.
Together, with our members and communities, we work to fulfill our mission:
"To champion optimal physical, mental, and social health and well-being for all infants, children, adolescents, and young adults and to advocate for and support our members in these endeavors."
Upcoming AAP-CA2 Events
Symposium on Child Abuse: Prevention, Recognition, Education -- Presented by Cottage Children's Medical Center
Friday, September 8, 2017 at the Corwin Pavilion, University of California, Santa Barbara
This event is co-organized by AAP-CA2 Santa Barbara Area Representative, Brian Santacrose, MD, FAAP.
The AAP-CA Chapter 2 proudly recognizes and honors these individuals and organizations whose outstanding generosity as major contributors demonstrates a spirit of giving, which has sustained and improved the programs benefiting high school graduates, pediatric residents, and attendees of our annual pediatric conference.
Those wishing to make charitable contributions to the chapter may do so by visiting our Charitable Donations Page.