Jennifer H. Aldrink, MD

Nationwide Children's Hospital Medical Professional

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Biography

Jennifer Aldrink, MD's surgical interests focus on pediatric and adolescent surgical oncology, including chest and abdominal solid tumors such as neuroblastoma, Wilms tumor, ovarian tumors, sarcoma, melanoma, thyroid cancer, and metastatic disease. She is the director of Surgical Oncology, a member of the Thyroid Disease team and the Pigmented Skin Lesion team. She is a graduate of the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University and completed her general surgery residency at Duke University Medical Center. Dr. Aldrink completed a fellowship in pediatric surgery at Nationwide Children's.

Dr. Aldrink is a member of the Children's Oncology Group (COG), Society of Surgical Oncology, International Society of Pediatric Surgical Oncology, am member of the Pediatric Surgical Oncology Research Consortium, and the Cancer Committee of the American Pediatric Surgical Association.

Academic and Clinical Areas
Awards, Honors & Organizations
  • Denis R. King Teacher of the Year Award, 2016
  • Best Scientific Poster Of Merit Award, American College of Surgeons, 2016
  • Member, Society of University Surgeons, 2018 - Present
  • Surgical Section Publications Committee, American Academy of Pediatrics, 2018 - 2020
  • Cancer Committee, American Pediatric Surgical Association, 2017 - 2020
  • Program Committee, American Pediatric Surgical Association, 2015 - 2017
  • Surgical Section Program Committee, American Academy of Pediatrics, 2015 - 2017
  • Surgical Critical Care Committee, American Pediatric Surgical Association, 2015 - 2018
  • Hodgkin Lymphoma Committee, Children's Oncology Group, 2014 - Present
  • Renal Tumor Committee, Children's Oncology Group, 2014 - Present
  • Member, International Society of Paediatric Surgical Oncology, 2012 - Present
  • Member, International Society of Paediatric Oncology, 2012 - Present
  • Fellow, American College of Surgeons, 2011 - Present
  • Member, Association for Academic Surgery, 2011 - Present
  • Rare Tumor Committee, Children's Oncology Group, 2011 - Present
  • Cancer Committee, American Pediatric Surgical Association, 2011 - 2014
  • Specialty Fellow, American Academy of Pediatrics, Section of Surgery, 2010 - Present
  • Surgery Committee, Children's Oncology Group, 2010 - Present
  • Institution Representative, Children's Oncology Group, 2009 - Present
  • Member, The Society of Surgical Oncology, 2009 - Present
  • Member, American Pediatric Surgical Association, 2007 - Present
  • Member, Alpha Omega Alpha, 1999 - Present
Education

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital: 07/01/2009

Board Certifications
  • Pediatric Surgery
  • Surgery
Fellowship Nationwide Children's Hospital Date Completed: 06/30/2009
Residency Duke Children's Hospital and Health Center Date Completed: 06/30/2007
Medical School Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina Univers Date Completed: 05/13/2000
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Pediatric Surgery