AAP CA is committed to the attainment of optimal physical, mental, and social health and well-being for all infants, children, adolescents, and young adults living in California.

AAP California is comprised of AAP California Chapters 1, 3 and 4 and represents more than 3,000 primary care and subspecialty pediatricians across California.

AAP CA Chapters advocate together at the state level on hundreds of bills each year, as well as on statewide ballot measures and in court cases on behalf of children and pediatricians.

Board of Directors

Yasuko Fukuda, MD FAAP

Yasuko Fukuda, MD FAAP

San Francisco, CA
Paula Whiteman, MD FACEP FAAP

Paula Whiteman, MD FACEP FAAP

Los Angeles, CA
Stuart Cohen, MD FAAP

Stuart Cohen, MD FAAP

Immediate Past Chair
San Diego, CA
Edward Susumu Curry, MD FAAP

Edward Susumu Curry, MD FAAP

Natl. Nominating & Treasurer
Fontana, CA
Jacques-Emmanuel Corriveau, MD FAAP

Jacques-Emmanuel Corriveau, MD FAAP

Chair, State Government Advocacy
Antioch, CA
Eric Ball, MD FAAP

Eric Ball, MD FAAP

CME & Secretary
Irvine, CA
Melissa Ruiz, MD MPH FAAP

Melissa Ruiz, MD MPH FAAP

Early Career Rep
Ventura, CA
Alyssa Morse, MD

Alyssa Morse, MD

Resident Rep
Los Angeles, CA
Marsha Spitzer, MD FAAP

Marsha Spitzer, MD FAAP

Annual Leadership Forum
San Diego, CA
James Crawford-Jakubiak, MD FAAP

James Crawford-Jakubiak, MD FAAP

Diversity & Inclusion
Oakland, CA
Christine Thang, MD FAAP

Christine Thang, MD FAAP

Alternate Early Career Rep
Los Angeles, CA
Christina Callas, MD

Christina Callas, MD

Resident Asst Rep
Los Angeles, CA
Nelson Branco, MD FAAP

Nelson Branco, MD FAAP

President, CA Chapter 1
Larkspur, CA
Nathan McFarland, MD FAAP

Nathan McFarland, MD FAAP

President, CA Chapter 3
Lakeside, CA
Sharief Taraman, MD FAAP

Sharief Taraman, MD FAAP 

President, CA Chapter 4
Orange, CA
Nicole Webb, MD FAAP

Nicole Webb, MD FAAP

VP, CA Chapter 1
Madera, CA
Liza Suh, MD FAAP

Liza Suh, MD FAAP

VP, CA Chapter 3
San Marcos, CA
Reshmi Basu, MD FAAP

Reshmi Basu, MD FAAP

VP, CA Chapter 4
Tustin, CA
Janice Kim, MD FAAP

Janice Kim, MD FAAP

Alt Dir, CA Chapter 1
Petaluma, CA
Christine Johnson, MD FAAP

Christine Johnson, MD FAAP

Alt Dir, CA Chapter 3
San Diego, CA
Karmi Ferguson, MBA

Karmi Ferguson, MBA 

Executive Director
Sacramento, CA

Advocacy Contacts

Chapter 1 | Northern California

Zarah Iqbal MD MPH FAAP

Nora Pfaff MD FAAP

Chapter 3 | San Diego & Imperial Counties

Nancy Graff MD FAAP

Wendy Hunter MD FAAP

Chapter 4 | Orange County

Angela Dangvu MD FAAP

Sharon Pham MD FAAP