Welcome To AAP California Chapter 2

Kern, Los Angeles, Riverside, San Bernadino, San Luis Obispo,
Santa Barbara, and Ventura

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.

AAP-CA2 Pediatric Symposium Call For Abstracts - Deadline February 23rd

The AAP-CA2 is now accepting Abstracts submissions for this year’s Pediatric Symposium! The AAP California Chapter 2 will accept abstracts on scholarly projects by pediatric and medicine-pediatric residents and medical students enrolled in training programs in the Southern California counties of Kern, Los Angeles, Riverside, San Bernardino, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara and Ventura.

Job Post

The Department of Pediatrics at the University of California, San Francisco, and UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospitals are recruiting for the next Director of the Pediatric Residency Program.

The selected candidate will join a major academic medical center and established residency training program. The Director of the Pediatric Residency Program supervises all pediatric residency training, leading a team of associate program directors, chief residents, and other educators responsible for the execution of all residency training activities.

The minimum base salary range for this position is $150,300-$320,100

February 21st

It’s time again to think about writing a resolution to ask the Academy to advocate to “change the system!” Resolutions are formal ways to bring new ideas, issues, and solutions to the forefront of discussion within the AAP at Chapter, District, and National levels. Join the Chapter Chat! 
February 21st

February 24th

The AAP-CA2’s chapter socials are coming to Riverside! Meet legislators, special guests, and more at this amazing event hosted at the beautiful Riverside Art Museum.
February 24th

April 27th

Mark your calendars for the next Advances In Pediatrics Symposium! Check out the official web page, which will be updated with new speakers and announcements each month!
April 27th

Upcoming Events
  1. Resolution Writing Workshop

    February 21 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
  2. Resolution Writing Workshop

    February 21 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
  3. Riverside County Chapter Social

    February 24 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Advocacy/Press Releases/Media

Learn More About The Chapter’s Current Legislative Priorities

Checkout The Latest
Media Updates! 

View Educational Content And Member Spotlights!

Immigrant Youth Task Force

The Los Angeles County Immigrant Youth Toolkit was created in 2020 to provide a centralized list of resources for recently arrived immigrant youths and their families in Los Angeles County. It is modeled after the national AAP Immigrant Health Toolkit, and is intended as a provider-facing resource, with information for medical providers, social workers, case managers, teachers or school officials and anyone else who may work with immigrant youth and families.

Please contact ucla.avc@mednet.ucla.edu or complete this Interest Form. Or, scan the QR code below!

AAP-CA2, in collaboration with Anti-Vaping Champions at UCLA, is recruiting practices interested in participating in a Quality Improvement project. The focus is to incorporate vaping screening, counseling, and treatment referrals during visits for pediatric patients.

Receive 25 points of ABP MOC Part 4 credit for your participation, $400 at the end of the 4th cycle, plus up to $300 for participating in the Clinic Learning Collaborative meetings every other month ($50 Amazon card per meeting attendance x 6).

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