Events Calendar

Mitigating Compassion Fatigue to Build Resilient Providers

Wednesday, August 18, 2021

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Pediatric practices and service providers can sometimes struggle with compassion fatigue while supporting children and families through traumatic events. During this chat, we will be joined by Beverly Kyer and Mika Hiramatsu, MD on how to maintain a healthy well-being and build emotional and mental resilience while continuing to serve children and families.

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Screening for ACEs: The Missing Link in Fostering Early Childhood Development

Monday, August 23, 2021

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Join us for an informative discussion with Renee Wachtel, MD, FAAP on the ACEs Aware Mission, and the difference between ACEs, Stress, Toxic Stress, Trauma, and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. We will review the science behind ACEs, including allostatic load and toxic stress, and its relationship to health and early childhood development. In addition to this, we will foster understanding on the role of resilience in counteracting the impact of ACEs. Finally, we will help pediatricians develop strategies that promote prevention and early intervention to ameliorate the impact of ACES on early life.

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Wildfires: Health, Resilience, and Equity

Wednesday, September 1, 2021

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Wildfires are increasing in duration and severity due to climate change. Learn what wildfires and air pollution mean for the health of our patients, how to build resilience within our clinics and hospitals to effectively respond, and how to center your clinical practice in equity for the disproportionate burden climate change places on communities made vulnerable from racism and poverty.

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The 42nd Annual Las Vegas Seminars

November 18 - 21, 2021

Caesars Palace Las Vegas

Join us to learn practical, evidence-based medicine that can be applied in the clinical setting from an all-star cast of the most knowledgeable educators in pediatrics and pediatric subspecialties.

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6th Annual Pediatric Puzzles CME Conference

Saturday, December 4, 2021

O'Connor Hospital
2105 Forest Avenue
San Jose, CA 95128

Please join California Chapter 1, American Academy of Pediatrics for its 6th Annual Pediatric Puzzles Interactive CME Conference! This year's topics include Skin Conditions in Children of Color, Advocacy and Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in Pediatrics, Psychopharmacology, Pediatric Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Gender Questions in Primary Care, and Lipids Screening and Treatment. As always, all the talks (except lunchtime) will be in audience-response format.

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Advocating for Children Together (ACT) 2021

September 8 - December 8, 2021

We’re excited to announce the third annual Advocating for Children Together Conference – a collaborative effort between pediatricians across the Bay Area organized by California Chapter 1, American Academy of Pediatrics (AAPCA1).​ ​ This year we will be bringing you a series of workshops on media training, legislative lobbying, resolution writing for the Annual Leadership Forum, and much more! ​ Join us in learning from advocacy extraordinaires as we come together to better serve the children and families from the Bay to the borders and beyond!

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Past Events

January 1, 2019 - December 31, 2021

Missed an event? Don't fret: we are here with the recordings! View the past events from 2019-2021 below!

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