36th Annual Current Advances in Pediatrics Conference

September 20-22, 2019 – Save the Date!

Irvine Marriott Hotel
Irvine, California

Strengthening Orange County Networks for Prevention of Childhood Obesity

A continuing education opportunity for pediatricians and allied health care providers to help address early childhood obesity more effectively and confidently in their medical practice.

October 19, 2019 | 8:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Mile Square Banquet Center

Guest Speakers:
Marta M. Shinn, PhD; Zoe Phillips, MPH; Candice Taylor Lucas, MD; Arlene Turner, MS

AAP-OC Chapter Members: Free
Pediatric Residents: Free
Non-Members: $10.00

CME and MOC Part 2 available  |  Breakfast will be provided

The AAP, CA Chapter 4 is accredited by the California Medical Association (CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the activity and individual assessment of and feedback to the learner, enables the learner to earn up to 2 MOC points in the ABP MOC program. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit learner completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABP MOC credit.

Gorjana Gives Back – Save the date!

Tuesday, December 17, 2019
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Gorjana Fashion Island, 265 Newport Center Dr. Newport Beach, CA 92660

19% of sale proceeds benefit your local AAP-OC Chapter!

Light bites • Refreshments • Jewelry Styling

Finish your shopping just in time for the holidays!

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(949) 662-6101

Past AAP-OC Chapter Events

Sugar, Sugar, Sugar Infant Nutrition Conference

August 31, 2019 | 7:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Mile Square Park Banquet Center

Robert Lustig, MD Presentations:

  1. Sugar, women, children, babies, and fetuses- Lustig
  2. Corporate Wealth or Private Health-Lustig

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

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 abp.org.