We Advocate for Children’s Health

Our mission is to promote the optimal health and development of the children and adolescents of Northern and Central California in partnership with their families and communities, and to support the pediatricians who care for them.

At the Forefront

We Oppose the U.S. Withdrawal From The Paris Climate Agreement

Climate change is a medical emergency. Children are at an especially high risk of suffering from heat-related illness, poor air quality, and a rise in infectious diseases, all of which are directly linked to climate change. As pediatricians, we are on the front lines of the climate health emergency and see how climate change is affecting our patients' health every day.

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Membership

Join over 2000 members of California Chapter 1, AAP. Participate in advocacy, education and networking at a local level. Our chapter covers Northern and Central California, from the Oregon border to Monterey, Kings, Tulare and Inyo Counties.

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