Your Local Chapter

The CAFP is comprised of more than 30 county chapters within 10 districts. Local chapters help the Academy identify member needs, educate the public and advance the specialty of family medicine. As a member of AAFP and CAFP, you will automatically be a member of your local chapter. Each chapter hosts its own meetings and events. Find your chapter below for more information.
FIND YOUR LOCAL CHAPTER

Events Calendar

  • San Diego Chapter Virtual All Member Meeting

    February 24, 2024  8:00 am - 12:30 pm

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  • San Diego Chapter Annual All Member Meeting (Virtual)

    February 24, 2024  8:00 am - 12:30 pm

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  • Los Angeles Chapter Event: Leap into Post-Residency Careers

    February 29, 2024  7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

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  • San Diego Chapter Installation of Officers

    March 9, 2024  12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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If you know of an event that is not listed on the calendar, please let us know at cafp@familydocs.org.

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Find Your Chapter

If you need assistance finding or contacting your chapter leadership, please contact us at cafp@familydocs.org.

ALAMEDA-CONTRA COSTA (EAST BAY)

Brent Sugimoto, MD, MPH, FAAFP - President
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AMADOR

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BUTTE-GLENN-TEHAMA

Aldebra Schroll, MD - President
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FRESNO-KINGS-MADERA

Shruti Javali, MD - President
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HUMBOLDT-DEL NORTE

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IMPERIAL

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INYO-MONO-ALPINE

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KERN

Jacqueline Uy, MD, FAAFP - Executive Committee Member
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LASSEN-PLUMAS-MODOC

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LOS ANGELES

Emma Hiscocks, MD – President
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MENDOCINO-LAKE

Sara Martin, MD - President
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MERCED-MARIPOSA

John Paik-Tesch, MD - President
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NAPA

Tessa Stecker, MD, President
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NORTH BAY

Francesca Manfredi, DO – President
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ORANGE

Jaesu Han, MD – President
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PLACER-SIERRA-NEVADA

Karina Gookin, MD, MS, – President
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RIVERSIDE-SAN BERNARDINO

Shayne Poulin, MD – President
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SAN DIEGO

Sarah Merrill, MD - President
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SAN FRANCISCO

Lalita Abhyankar, MD
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SAN JOAQUIN-CALAVERAS-TUOLOMNE

Rob Assibey, MD, President
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SAN LUIS OBISPO

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SAN MATEO

Gupreet K Padam, MD, FAAFP – President
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SANTA BARBARA

Thomas Beamer, MD - President
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SANTA CLARA

Angela Bymaster, MD– President
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SANTA CRUZ-MONTEREY-SAN BENITO

Eugene Santillano, MD - President
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SHASTA-TRINITY

Amanda Mooneyham, MD - President
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SISKIYOU

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SOLANO

Rossan Chen, MD, President
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STANISLAUS

Erin Kiesel, DO - President
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TULARE

Adnaan Edun, MD – President
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VENTURA

Helen Petroff, MD - President
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YUBA-SUTTER-COLUSA

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District Details

Each of CAFP's local chapters are represented within 10 districts. These districts all have representation on the CAFP Board of Directors.

CAFP District

Counties Included

1Imperial, San Diego
2Orange
3 & 4Los Angeles
5Alpine, Inyo, Kern, Mono, Riverside, San Bernardino, Tulare
6Fresno, Kings, Madera, Mariposa, Merced, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, Ventura
7Monterey, San Mateo, San Benito, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz
8Alameda, Calaveras, Contra Costa, San Joaquin, Stanislaus, Tuolumne
9Del Norte, Humboldt, Lake, Marin, Mendocino, Napa, San Francisco, Solano, Sonoma
10Amador, Butte, Colusa, Glenn, Lassen, Modoc, Nevada, Placer, Plumas, Sacramento, Shasta, Sierra, Siskiyou, Sutter, Tehama, Trinity, Yuba

 

Member News

May 16, 2020
View the Virtual Induction of 2020-2021 CAFP Officers

Watch CAFP's outgoing President Dr. Walter Mills and incoming President Dr. David Bazzo, along with special guest AAFP President Dr. Gary LeRoy as we conduct the virtual induction of the 2020-2021 officers. (Recorded on Saturday, May 16th)

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May 15, 2020
Governor’s May Budget Revision Proposes Potential Cuts to Primary Care

Absent federal aid, the Governor’s May revision proposes huge cuts to the Song-Brown primary care training program San Francisco – The California Academy of Family Physicians (CAFP) and our 11,000 members urge lawmakers to reject cuts to primary care at the time we need it most. The COVID-19 pandemic has exposed significant flaws in our […]

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May 13, 2020
CAFP Hosts Virtual Induction of 2020-2021 Officers

Join CAFP's outgoing President Dr. Walter Mills and incoming President Dr. David Bazzo, along with special guest AAFP President Dr. Gary LeRoy on Saturday, May 16th at 8:00am for the induction of the 2020-2021 officers. Join on www.facebook.com/familydocs!

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April 27, 2020
The Power of Art is Reflected in the Work of Family Physicians

Originally published in California Family Physician Magazine (Spring 2020) By Moazzum Bajwa, MD Every month, I take our resident physicians to local high schools as part of a pipeline program in health education and advocacy. We teach the students how to advocate effectively for healthy change in their communities. These teenagers find their voice in […]

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April 15, 2020
CAFP Welcomes New District VIII Director

Congratulations to Shani Muhammad, MD, who will step in to the role of District VIII Director on CAFP’s Board of Directors after the May 2020 Board meeting. Shani has been elected to the position which will be vacated when current Director, Dr. Jeremy Fish, completes his term. Dr. Muhammad will represent the Alameda-Contra Costa, San […]

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April 3, 2020
CAFP's Los Angeles Chapter Re-elects District IV Director

Congratulations to Art Ohannessian, MD, who was elected for a second term and will continue in his role as District IV Director on CAFP’s Board of Directors, beginning after the May 2020 Board meeting. Art is a full-time faculty member and Associate Program Director for the UCLA Family Medicine Residency Program. In addition to his […]

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April 3, 2020
CAFP Welcomes New District X Director

Congratulations to Ava Asher, MD, who will step in to the role of District X Director on CAFP’s Board of Directors after the May 2020 Board meeting. Ava has been elected to the position which will be vacated when current Director, Dr. Nate Hitzeman, completes his term. Dr. Asher will represent the Butte-Glenn-Tehama, Lassen-Plumas-Modoc, Sacramento Valley, and Shasta-Trinity […]

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March 30, 2020
Show and Tell: If You Only Read One Journal Article ...

Post by Kim Duir, MD Make it a POEMs one! The AAFP American Family Physician journal does us a great service with their annual article that summarizes the 20 best POEMs of the previous year*.  POEMs, which stands for Patient Oriented Evidence That Matters, is the result of scanning all major journals for research that: […]

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March 30, 2020
Resources for Solo And Small Practice Family Physicians

Resources for Solo And Small Practice Family Physicians Solo and small practice is a calling for many family physicians. We know many of you who have answered that call may be feeling the collateral effects of the COVID-19 crisis. Please know that AAFP and CAFP are here to help as best we can. Please find […]

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