Ellen S. Kaitz, MD, FAAPMR, is a member of the Section of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Nationwide Children’s Hospital and an Assistant Professor of Clinical Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at The Ohio State University College of Medicine, as well as Director, Pediatric Rehabilitation Fellowship Program, Nationwide Children's Hospital. She is subspecialty certified in Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine by the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. Her clinical activities include inpatient, outpatient and consultative services for children with physically disabling conditions. Particular areas of interest focus on spasticity management and spinal cord injuries in children. Research includes the use of the agitated behavior scale in children and conversion disorders in children and adolescents.