Stronger Together

Bringing American physicians of Indian origin
together since 1983

Stronger Together

Bringing American physicians of Indian origin
together since 1983

Welcome to the Bay Area’s Premier Organization for Medical Leaders

Bringing the Medical Community Together thru Education, Career Development and Thought Leadership, by providing a supportive community of peers.


Member Benefits

AAPIO thanks you for your support and participation. AAPIO of Northern California is the oldest Indian-American professional organization in Northern California, and part of AAPI, the largest ethnic physician group in America.



AAPIO is proud to provide our members and non-members a selection of events each year to attend. Besides our annual events, we also offer educational dinner talks about medical topics as well as Physician Well Being classes.


Volunteers Needed

AAPIO offers many opportunities to get involved in the community as well as our organization. For Volunteering, please fill out our Volunteer Form. We appreciate your willingness to help, whether its for fairs or blood drives.

Upcoming Events

What’s there to be nervous about vaccines ? Monthly Educational talk

September 22 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Dear Friends, AAPIO proudly presents monthly talk in Sept  about a topic…

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AAPIO is a phenomenal and dynamic organization with a wonderful mission encompassing education, community service and social networking for health professionals.

I have attended many educational events and have made lots of great friends due to my involvement with AAPIO. AAPIO supports me in my goals of promoting health and wellness in the community and I look forward to contributing further to its mission.

Pankaj Vij, MD

I was president of AAPIO in 2002-2003, and have been involved since then. It is a great organization, and brings us all together - Lets work on getting more members, and increase our visibility in the community.

I hope to stay involved and encourage all of you to do the same!!

Sunil S Dhawan

Sunil S Dhawan, MD

Center for Dermatology, Inc.