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Allergy, GI offer eosinophilic esophagitis clinic

For an increasing number of children, a condition known as eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE) is greatly impacting their quality of life. ...

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Akron Children's names Chief Research Officer

Michael E. Kelly MD, PhD joined Akron Children’s Hospital as chief research officer on May 1. Dr. Kelly will oversee ...

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Sleep Center granted 5-year accreditation

Akron Children’s Sleep Center has received 5-year accreditation from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM). Accreditation from the AASM is ...

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Tools to support researchers

Research Institute launches online tool for new and experienced investigators Whether you’re new to research at Akron Children’s Hospital or an ...

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Pediatric Guidelines for DXA Scans, Treating Vitamin D Deficiency

An increasing number of children throughout the U.S. are at risk for osteomalacia and osteoporosis. Although many of these cases ...

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What’s New:

New providers join medical staff in June

Meet the new physicians and advanced practice providers granted privileges by the Akron Children’s Hospital Medical Staff Executive Committee. Find all of our healthcare providers on Find A Provider by name, specialty or location. Advanced Practice Providers Amy Scribben, CNP Akron Children’s Hospital Division of Pediatric Psychiatry and Psychology AES Building 388 South Main St., Suite […]

June Notes from the Medical Staff President

To the Medical Staff: This will be the last of my letters as president of the medical staff as my term comes to an end this month. It has been an honor to serve in this fashion, and I am grateful for the opportunity. I hope I have adequately met the needs of the position. […]

APP June Update: Rawdon honored for excellence

Leah Rawdon, CNP, is the 2017 recipient of our Advanced Practice Provider (APP) Award for Excellence in Practice. Leah, who works in the Hospital Medicine department on our Akron campus, was nominated by pediatric hospitalists Corrie Stofcho and Wendy Van Ittersum. The APP Award for Excellence in Practice was developed last year to recognize the […]

Training the next generation of healthcare providers

Medical education today presents many challenges as the number of students enrolled in medical schools continues to grow, even as the total number of pediatric residency programs remains the same. For teaching hospitals across the country, including Akron Children’s, this represents an increasing number of medical students, residents and fellows who come to us for […]

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