The Collaboratory for Kids and Community Health

 

Welcome to The Collaboratory for Kids and Community Health

The Collaboratory for Kids and Community Health is a hub for innovative ideas improving the health of children and their neighborhoods. Nationwide Children’s Hospital hopes these lessons drawn from our community inspire you in yours.

Meet Our Experts

  • Patty McClimon
    Patty McClimon - Chief Strategy Officer, Nationwide Children’s Hospital - Learn More
  • Timothy Robinson
    Tim Robinson - Chief Executive Officer, Nationwide Children’s Hospital - Learn More
  • Deena Chisolm, PhD
    Deena Chisolm, PhD - Director, Center for Child Health Equity and Outcomes Research, Nationwide Children’s Hospital - Learn More
  • Kelly Kelleher
    Kelly Kelleher, MD, MPH - Vice President, Community Health, Nationwide Children’s Hospital - Learn More
  • Dennis Durbin
    Dennis Durbin, MD - Chief Scientific Officer, The Abigail Wexner Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital - Learn More
  • Nick Jones is standing in an office building, resting his elbow on a high-top table
    Nick Jones - Vice President, Community Wellness, Nationwide Children's Hospital- Learn More
  • Gretchen West is crossing her arms and smiling. She's standing on a porch at a home in the Linden neighborhood of Columbus, Ohio.
    Gretchen West, MCRP - Executive Director, Healthy Homes, Nationwide Children's Hospital- Learn More
  • Dr. Bode is shown wearing a white coat, sitting in a mobile care center.
    Sara Bode, MD - Primary Care Pediatrician, and Medical Director, School-Based Health and Mobile Clinics- Learn More
  • Mary Kay Irwin is smiling and standing in a school-based health service clinical area.
    Mary Kay Irwin, PhD - Senior Director, School-Based Health- Learn More
  • Stacy is standing in a Columbus area park on a sunny day.
    Stacy Kramer - Director, Regional Wellness- Learn More
  • Christine is wearing a blazer. Her right elbow is resting on a railing.
    Christine Sander - Senior Director, Infant Wellness- Learn More

Making an Impact

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Resources For You

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From Roadmap to Reality: Implementation Strategies for Upstream Investments in Community Health

A Virtual Summit for Real Strategies

Focusing on the implementation of community investment programs, the 2021 Summit brought together some of the nation’s most innovative pioneers on the front lines working to improve child, family and community health.

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