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.


We will be hosting quarterly networking events in each of the counties in our region. Thank you to all those that attended the Los Angeles Area event at The Penmar Venice on December 10. Now Join us in Ventura County!
All members are invited, so if you are in the area, please join us in Ventura County on February 11, 2023 between 1 and 3:30 PM.

Join us on April 18th as Dr. Xiao “Ben” Wang, MD, MPH, FAAP provides a wealth of information on expected salaries, job search strategies, job search timeline assessment, and more! Live chat with Dr. Ben and ask all the questions pertaining to your career. Meet employers looking to hire. Please register now. The event starts Tuesday April 18th, at 6 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!

AAP National Committees and AMA Delegates - 2023 Member Appointments

The AAP Board of Directors is soliciting nominations to fill member vacancies in National Committees for terms beginning July 1, 2023, as well as taking nominees for AMA Delegates.

The deadline for nominations is February 17, 2023. 

To view the full list of committees and to learn more, Click Here

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.

  1. AAP-CA2 Social in Ventura 2/11/2023

    February 11 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
  2. (5/20/23) 34th Annual Advances in Pediatrics Symposium

    May 20 @ 8:00 am - 3:00 pm

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