Trauma-Informed Care Conference

April 5-6, 2019
Saddleback Church | 2095 E. Katella Ave. Anaheim, CA 92806

The AAP-OC Chapter and CHOC Children’s Hospital present the inaugural Trauma-Informed Care Conference to provide education for community pediatricians and professionals to enable them to identify, screen for, prevent, and treat health issues related to childhood trauma. Special guest speaker is California’s first and current Surgeon General Nadine Burke Harris, MD and others including Geeta Grover, MD; Lorry Leigh Belhumeur, PhD; Uma Rao, MD; Raul Almazar, RN, MA; Marta M. Shinn, PhD.

CEUs, CME and MOC Part 2 Credit Available – Applications Pending

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Cards For Kids 2016

6th Annual Cards for Kids Fundraiser and Gala

Saturday, April 27, 2019 | 6:30 – 11:00 PM
Pretend City Children’s Museum

Join us for a fun-filled casino night with music, gaming, dinner, a silent auction, cocktails and much more to support the AAP-OC Chapter programs benefiting Orange County children.

We will also be recognizing the 2019 AAP-OC Chapter awardees: Pediatrician of the Year – Mike Weiss, DO; Young Physician of the Year – Hillary Zieve, MD; and Community Champion of the Year – First 5 Orange County, Children & Families Commission.

Sponsorship opportunities available!

Tickets & Sponsorships

36th Annual Current Advances in Pediatrics Conference

September 20-22, 2019 – Save the Date!

Irvine Marriott Hotel
Irvine, California

Registration to open Spring 2019

Past AAP-OC Chapter Events

What Are You Ready For?

Disaster Preparedness for Pediatricians and other Health Care Providers

Below are resources that were discussed  at the Disaster Preparedness for Pediatricians and other Health Care Providers Conference in May 2018.

AAP Preparedness Checklist for Pediatric Practices

Health Strategic Operations Center Presentation

Sangeeta Sakaria, MD In-Flight Emergencies

This event was provided in part through a grant from the American Academy of Pediatrics, Disaster Preparedness and Response

Do You Know About the Recent MOC Changes?

Marshall Land, MD joined the AAP-Orange County Chapter in January 2018 to discuss the recent Maintenance of Certification (MOC) changes. Click here to see the answers to questions that attendees submitted.  For more information visit