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

  • Placer-Sierra-Nevada Chapter Meeting

    April 17, 2024  5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

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  • Stanislaus Chapter Dinner with Dr. Ayala

    May 2, 2024  6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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  • San Diego Chapter Conference: Annual Family Medicine Update

    June 28, 2024 - June 30, 2024  

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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

September 14, 2020
Obituary Dr. Ransom (Buck) Turner

Dr. Ransom Buck Turner passed away August 15, 2020 at the age of ninety four.  Dr. Turner graduated from Stanford Medical School in 1953 and practiced as a Family Physician in Santa Rosa, California for over forty years. He was actively involved in the inception of Family Physician as a medical specialty.  He took on […]

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August 31, 2020
Covered California Opens New Paths to Coverage for Wildfire Victims and Those Who Lose Their Job or Income During the Pandemic and Recession

In an effort to help Californians who have been impacted by the wildfires burning across the state, and to build on the help provided to those affected by the COVID-19 pandemic and the ensuing recession, Covered California announced the establishment of new paths to coverage during the current special-enrollment period. Consumers who are victims of […]

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August 31, 2020
San Diego Family Physician Leads California Organizations

David Bazzo, MD of San Diego Named Interim Chair, UC San Diego Department of Family Medicine and Public Health, and as President, California Academy of Family Physicians David Bazzo, MD, a family physician who practices in San Diego, recently began his tenure as president of the 11,000-member California Academy of Family Physicians (CAFP). Bazzo has […]

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August 28, 2020
Jasmeet Bains joins the Ca. Women Lead Board

CAFP's very own Jasmeet Kaur Bains, M.D. has been named to CA Women Lead Board of Directors. Dr. Bains additionally serves as the Medical Director of Bakersfield Recovery Services overseeing substance abuse, addiction, and mental health rehabilitation for her community including pregnant women, which helps address the increasing maternal, and neonatal mortality rate in her community. […]

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August 28, 2020
Congratulations to 2020 AAFP Award for Excellence in Graduate Medical Education Recipients

CAFP is proud to announce 6 resident members have been selected to receive the 2020 AAFP Award for Excellence in Graduate Medical Education. The recipients include: Anna Askari, M.D. Adam Bortner, M.D. Emmeline Ha, M.D. Heather Lee, M.D. Michelle Lough, M.D. Andrea Silva, M.D. The honor is awarded to residents whose performance during residency training […]

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August 18, 2020
CAFP Member Named as a 2020 Piscano Scholar

The California Academy of Family Physicians would like to congratulate Andrea Banuelos-Mota, a fourth-year medical student at USC-Keck, for being selected by the Pisacano Leadership Foundation as a 2020 Pisacano Scholar. These competitive scholarships are awarded to only six medical students in the U.S. who demonstrate a strong commitment to the specialty of Family Medicine. In addition, […]

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August 17, 2020
A Call to Action: NP Scope Bill AB 90 will be Advancing

A bill to grant nurse practitioners (NPs) the right to practice medicine independently, AB 890 (Wood), will be heard in the Senate Appropriations Committee on Wednesday. CAFP has an Oppose Unless Amended position on the bill, based on policy created by CAFP’s Scope of Practice advisory group. CAFP’s policy articulates 11 principles that must be […]

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August 6, 2020
Applying to Residency: The Fundamentals of Virtual Interviewing

Online interviews and virtual visits are an adjustment for medical students and residency programs alike. While the application process looks different this year -- no shaking hands with program directors and faculty, no dinners with residents or exploring new cities and towns -- applicants can still make a good impression and gain a sense of […]

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August 5, 2020
CAFP Message from the President (August 2020)

In this month's President's Message, Dr. Dave Bazzo speaks to members about the upcoming Member Survey, the Summer issue of the California Family Physicians, and Health Equity Month. Dr. Bazzo also speaks out to defend Public Health Officers and emphasizes the importance of science. He urges Family Medicine Physicians, as leaders in medicine, and in […]

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