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Our Events


Future Meetings:               STAY TUNED FOR MORE INFORMATION!

  • FOR OC CHAPTER MEMBERS & THEIR FAMILIES ONLY--> August 5, 2023 (Saturday 11AM-3PM) Summer Family Event at Irvine Regional Park, Party Pavilion B 

  • September 12, 2023 (Tuesday evening 6PM-8:30PM)

  • December 5, 2023 (Tuesday evening 6PM-8:30PM)



Past Meetings:

Date: May 2, 2023 (Tuesday evening 6PM-8:30PM)

Topic: The Skinny on GLP1 Medications and the Current State of Medical Weight Loss Treatments

Speaker: Patricia M. Ng, MD, [Family Medicine, Kaiser Permanente Orange County, Physician Lead: Metabolic and Bariatric Clinical Services

Event Objectives:

  • Understand Obesity as a chronic disease, 

  • Increase awareness of the role of popular culture and consumerism affecting the physician patient interaction within the confines of weight loss discussions,

  • Understand the key components of safe prescribing of weight loss medications and ongoing monitoring required, and

  • Improve knowledge base on GLP1 medications as it pertains to weight loss.

Date: February 7, 2022 (Tuesday evening 6PM-8:30PM)

Topic: In-Office Emergencies for Family Medicine Physicians 

Speaker: Chun Joey Chang, MD

Event Objectives:

  • Learn how to recognize and treat anaphylaxis

  • Learn how to manage unresponsive patients and patients with hypoglycemia

  • Learn how to treat seizures

  • Review ABCDs and preparation for in-office emergencies (key steps in preparation, management and treatment of common in-office emergencies)

  • Bonus--> learn how to handle in-flight emergencies.




 Events and speakers are determined by our Board of Directors.

If you have any questions or concerns, please visit our “About Us” section to contact our OC - California Academy of Family Physicians representative via phone or email.

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