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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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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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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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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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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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What’s New:

August Notes from the Medical Staff President

To the Medical Staff: As summer winds down, I hope you enjoy our transition to fall. I will begin my letter with an update regarding the activities of the Medical Staff Executive Committee this month which included privileging 9 new providers who joined our medical staff, along with approving additional privileges for 3 of our […]

John Crow named associate chief medical officer

John Crow, MD, chair of our surgery department, has been appointed associate chief medical officer. In this role, he will support Chief Medical Officer Robert McGregor, MD, in expanding our medical staff and leading clinical initiatives. Dr. Crow has been a surgeon at Akron Children’s for 25 years and will continue to serve as chair […]

APP August Update: Medical Board’s new eLicense system

This month’s update comes from our APP Credentials Committee, a sub-committee of the credentialing committee. Situation: The Ohio State Medical Board has moved all license and supervision agreement management to an eLicense system at eLicense.Ohio.gov. This requires all PA supervision agreements to now be submitted via the new eLicense system with an additional signed agreement uploaded […]

Welcome our 2017 residents, fellows

Here are the newest residents and fellows who have joined the Akron Children’s Hospital team.  We’re pleased to have them on board and ask that you extend a warm welcome when you see them around the hospital. New Residents New Fellows

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