Cerebral Palsy Program Nursing and Social Work Staff :: Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

Lamara Love RN, BSN

Lamara Love graduated from the Ohio State University College of Nursing. She has worked as a pediatric nurse for 24 years. Lamara has been at Nationwide Children’s Hospital for 21 years; the last 17 years coordinating the HMG Child Find Grant Program. She has been an active member of the Nationwide Children’s Hospital Action Network, Advocacy Group, since inception and belongs to the National Society of Pediatric Nurses. Her role in the Comprehensive Cerebral Palsy Program is primarily nursing care coordination, along with program development and assisting with research projects.


Sha Clark

Sha Clark is the Social Work CP Program Manager.  She received her BA from Purdue University in 1986 and her MSW from The Ohio State University in 1988.  In 1992 she was certified as a Licensed Independent Social Worker (LISW) and received her Supervisor designation (LISW-S) in 2008.  Sha has worked at Nationwide Children's Hospital since 1997 in various areas of the hospital, including the Cerebral Palsy clinic since 2001.

Sha’s role is to assist families with the social, emotional and financial difficulties that can occur as a result of having a child with Cerebral Palsy. She can provide information about the hospital, link families with community resources, and assist with care coordination.  Sha also serves as an advocate for the patient and family and can address any additional needs that may be identified by the family or the Cerebral Palsy Program staff.

Nationwide Children's Hospital
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