Valerie M Elam, OT :: Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

Valerie M Elam, OT

Valerie M Elam, OT

Occupational Therapy
Inpatient Occupational Therapy Team

Contact Information

700 Children's Dr.
Columbus, OH 43205 [ map ]
PH: (614) 722-8712
FX: (614) 722-8625
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Valerie Elam has been with Nationwide Children's Hospital since September of 2012. She works in both acute care and inpatient rehab. While on acute care, she covers the neurology/ neurosurgical, pulmonary and oncology floors. Valerie also works in the Nationwide Children's outpatient cardio-pulmonary program with a special focus on patient with cystic fibrosis.

Valerie's areas of focus and interest include Traumatic Brian Injury (TBI), stroke, Brain Tumor, and Cystic Fibrosis. Prior to beginning at Nationwide Children's, she worked at Barrow's Neurological Center in Phoenix, AZ focusing on neurosurgical cases and neurological disorders of the brain and spine.


  • Female

Languages Spoken:

  • English

Clinical Interests

  • Stroke
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Neurological Disorders
  • Brain Tumor
  • Traumatic Brain Injury

Education and Training

Graduate School

  • The Ohio State University
    Date Completed: 06/10/2010


  • Clinical Therapies

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital:

  • 09/17/2012

Professional Experience


  • Occupational Therapist, Barrow's Neurological Institute at St. Joseph Hospital
Nationwide Children's Hospital
700 Children's Drive Columbus, Ohio 43205 614.722.2000