Our Mission

"To advocate for the physical, emotional and social well being of children and to raise consciousness for the importance of healthy communities so that each child can reach his or her full potential."

History of Our Chapter

CC1AAP has a 60 year history of representing Northern California Pediatricians. During its remarkable tenure, the Chapter has built a reputation for being an active and engaged chapter representing the pediatric community, offering high quality continuing medical education (CME), advocating on behalf of children and serving as the pediatric community’s voice to the state government. Chapter 1 is comprised of over 2,000 active and retired pediatricians. It is divided into 11 areas which include almost all northern and central California counties and over 600 cities. It is one is one of the largest AAP chapters in the United States and is regularly singled out as an active and outstanding chapter.