Thanks to all who attended our recent Annual Meeting. In addition to encouraging reports from Bill Considine and Bob Trabucco, we also heard from: outgoing Credentialing Committee chair, Dr. James Fitzgibbon; Julie Tsirimbidis, leader of our Advanced Practice Center; and Dr. Michael Bigham, reporting on progress made by the Medical Staff PI Committee and the […]
These physicians and advanced practice providers were 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.
We are pleased to recognize one of our advanced practice providers with the Award for Excellence in Clinical Practice. The award was created in part to recognize an APP practitioner who demonstrates outstanding clinical practice, provides ongoing education, embodies leadership characteristics, contributes to the growth of the APRN or PA profession, and is an advocate for their colleagues, patients and families.
For an increasing number of children, a condition known as eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE) is greatly impacting their quality of life. To help manage this complex illness, Akron Children’s now offers the area’s only comprehensive, multidisciplinary clinic for the ongoing treatment of EoE. The clinic brings together specialists from allergy/immunology and gastroenterology, as well as a social worker and dietitian.