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."

 

The 27th Annual Southern California Postgraduate Pediatric Conference

2016 Sheraton Website2 jpegAAP-CA2 would like to thank everyone who attended.

We hope to see you again, next year!

 

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AAP-CA2 Newsletter

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Member Spotlight

Upcoming AAP-CA2 Events

May 18, 2016. - Town Hall, with hosts, Cindy Baker, MD, FAAP, and Daniel Bruckner, MD - Sponsored by Children's Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA)

Daniel Bruckner, MD, AAP-CA2 Member-At-Large

Daniel Bruckner, MD, AAP-CA2 Member-At-Large

Cindy Baker, MD, FAAP, AAP-CA2 Member-At-Large

Cindy Baker, MD, FAAP, AAP-CA2 Member-At-Large

Topic: Orthopedics for the General Pediatrician
Speakers: Rachel Goldstein, MD, MPH  &  Curtis Vandenberg, MD
Location: Bistro Garden (
Time: 6:30 PM
RSVP: Please email the Chapter to save your seat. 

June 2, 2016. - Town Hall in Victorville, with host, Damodara Rajasekhar, MD, FAAP

Dr. Rajasekhar, MD, FAAP

Dr. Rajasekhar, MD, FAAP

Join AAP-CA2 San Bernardino Area Representative, Dr. Damodara Rajasekhar, MD, FAAP, as he brings Reach Out And Read, and other exciting opportunities at no cost to practices, in a partnership between AAP-CA2 and First 5 San Bernardino.
Topic: Reach Out And Read
Speakers: Special guests from First 5 San Bernardino, IEHP, and more
Location: Victorville, CA (specific location TBA)
Time: 6:30 PM
RSVP: Please email the Chapter to save your seat. 

June 8, 2016. - Town Hall in Santa Barbara, with host, Brian Santacrose, MD

Brian D. Santacrose, MD

Brian D. Santacrose, MD

Please join AAP-CA2 Santa Barbara Area Representative, Brian Santacrose, MD, as he hosts an evening of professional development and networking at Bouchon. Dr. Norman Lavin, MD, PhD, FACE, FAAP, will present on the diagnosis and treatment of precocious puberty.

Topic: Central Precocious Puberty
Speaker: Norman Lavin, MD, PhD, FACE, FAAP
Location: Bouchon (Restaurant) -
Time: 6:30 PM
RSVP: Please email the Chapter to save your seat. 

June 15, 2016. - Town Hall in Woodland Hills, with host, Ken Saul, MD, FAAP

Ken Saul, MD, FAAP

Ken Saul, MD, FAAP

Please join AAP-CA2 Member-At-Large, Ken Saul, MD, FAAP, as he hosts an evening of professional development and networking in Woodland Hills.

Topic: Treatment of Ophthalmic Allergies and Infection, sponsored by Alcon.
Speaker: Raffi Tachdjian, MD, MPH
Location: Roy's, on 6363 Topanga Canyon Blvd, in Woodland Hills.
Time: 6:30 PM
RSVP: Please email Dr. Ken Saul to save your seat. 

Other Events

May 13, 2016. - 3rd Annual Updates in Developmental-Behavioral CHLA LogoPediatrics Conference

Speakers: Brad Peterson, MD  &  David Schonfeld, MD
Location: CHLA - John Stauffer A and B
Time: 9:30 AM - 3 PM
RSVP: Please email Kelly Clancy Grogan to save your seat. 

Charitable Donations

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.

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