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New Children’s Advice Line offered for referring physicians

Akron Children’s Hospital is launching a new Children’s Advice Line in November to provide assistance and support for referring physicians. ...

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Dr. Frank Artinian

Akron Children’s establishes osteogenesis imperfecta clinic

For years, has treated children with osteogenesis imperfecta (OI), a genetic disorder that alters the structural integrity of bone, resulting ...

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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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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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What’s New:

February Notes from the Medical Staff President

To the Medical Staff: This is a month with little news relative to the usual activities of our committees and the Medical Staff Executive Committee (MSEC). This last month’s MSEC meeting was dominated by the activities of the Credentialing Committee, which has been busy revising and reviewing close to a dozen credentialing documents and various […]

New providers join medical staff in February

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. Anesthesiology Daniel Gembus, MD Will provide anesthesia services for our Anesthesiology Department Lababidi Enterprises Inc. DBA: Ohio Anesthesia Associates 2215 E. […]

APP February Update: Call for Poster Presentations

On May 10, 2017, the APP Center will host APRN/PA Pediatric Updates for Clinical Practice. Because this year’s focus will be research initiated by an APP, the planning committee is showcasing poster presentations with an APP as either the principle investigator or co-principle investigator. Guidelines for submission Submitted posters should reflect a current advanced practice […]

Bone Health: Guidelines for DXA scans, vitamin D deficiency

An increasing number of children throughout the U.S. are at risk for osteomalacia and osteoporosis. Although many of these cases are due to inadequate levels of vitamin D, others may be at risk because of certain medical conditions or the chronic use of medications that affect bone density. Follow these referral guidelines.

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