Advocating for Children Together


We’re excited to announce the inaugural Advocating for Children Together Conference – a collaborative effort between pediatricians across the Bay Area organized by California Chapter 1, American Academy of Pediatrics (AAPCA1) and sponsored by:

  • UCSF Benioff Children's Hospitals

  • Department of Community Health and Engagement at UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland

  • California Wellness Foundation

  • Stanford Children's Health/Lucile Packard Children's Hospital


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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AM session will include series of "TED Talk" style lectures on topics such as gun control and ACEs

Throughout the day you will have opportunities to build coalitions, brainstorm, and most importantly... increase your Twitter followers! 

PM session will be a time for hands-on skill building in areas of interest

The evening will feature a meet and greet with local politicians, live music, appetizers, drinks, and more!





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Advocating for Children Together