The Young Physicians Committee is dedicated to furthering the involvement of AAP-OC young pediatricians and encouraging them to remain active members of the medical community in Orange County. Members qualify as young physicians if they are younger than 40 years or in their first 5 years of practice.
2017-2018 Committee Officers
- Chair – Geoff Kenyota, M.D.
Young Physicians Community Engagement Award
Past Grant Recipients
2017: “POP! The Power of Positivity” Sonam Sidhu, Stephanie Lee, Sora Song, Haejun Ahn
2016: “Team KiPOW: Learning how to keep active and jump over barriers!” Nikita Nagpal, Hillary Zieve, Kambria Nguyen and Nisha Narayanan
2015: “Team KiPOW” Nikita Nagpal, M.D. and Nisha Narayanan, M.D.
2014:“Keeping Kids Safe: Information on Gun Safety” Sharlee DeAngelo, M.D., Marilyn Mendoza, M.D., and Eric Won, M.D.
- 2013: Linh Bui, M.D., Hanna Hong, M.D., and Laura Nally, M.D.
AAP Resident of the Year
2016-2017: Nikita Nagpal, M.D.
2015-2016: Sharlee DeAngelo, M.D.
2014-2015: Annie Trent, M.D.
- 2013-2014: Ruth Chiang, M.D.
- 2012-2013: Lawrence Lipana, M.D.