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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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Matthew Wong

Welcome our 2016 residents, fellows

Here are the newest residents and fellows who have joined the Akron Children's Hospital team.  We're pleased to have them ...

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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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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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What’s New:

December Notes from the Medical Staff President

To the medical staff: As I write this on 12/15/16 it seems pretty clear that winter has arrived in reality if not yet on the calendar. I’m sure that many of you who share my commute from the north to the Akron Campus were caught in the same lake-effect blizzard that I was. I hope […]

New roles for Drs. Elena Rossi, Scott Beichner

Dr. Elena Rossi, neonatologist and associate chair of pediatrics, is transitioning to a new, part-time role as medical director for special projects at Akron Children’s Hospital. In this new role, she will continue her work with the Community Health Needs Assessment, Population Health, Medical Education, Performance Improvement/Quality, Children’s Health Collaborative and MYBaby’s 1st Infant Mortality Coalition. […]

New providers join medical staff in December

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 Elizabeth Forcina, CNP Akron Children’s Hospital Pediatrics, Green 1622 E. Turkeyfoot Lake Rd., Suite 100 Akron, OH 44312 […]

APP December Update: Professional Practice Model launched in 2016

As 2016 comes to an end, we’re excited to have launched a professional development model for our advanced practice providers. In 2012, we began working on the development of a best practice model for a national template, in collaboration with 17 other participating hospitals. The Professional Advancement Model (PAM) for Advanced Practice Providers (APP) at […]

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