Jonathan L. Finlay, MB, ChB, FRCP

Nationwide Children's Hospital Medical Professional

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Jonathan L. Finlay, MB, ChB, FRCP is the Program Director of Neuro-Oncology at Nationwide Children's Hospital. Dr. Finlay is a tenured Professor of Pediatrics at The Ohio State University College of Medicine. He is an internationally recognized expert in pediatric brain tumors and has authored or co-authored over 200 peer-reviewed publications in leading medical journals and over 80 review articles and book chapters.

Prior to coming to Nationwide Children's, Dr. Finlay was the Director of the Neural Tumors Program at Children's Hospital Los Angeles and served as Professor of Pediatrics, Neurology & Neurological Surgery at the Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California. Between 1982 and 2003, he held faculty positions in Pediatric Oncology at Stanford University (1980-1982), University of Wisconsin-Madison (1982-1987), University of Pennsylvania (1987-1989), Cornell University/Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center (1989-1993) and New York University (1997-2003).

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Awards, Honors & Organizations
  • Listed, Best Doctors in America

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital: 07/01/2014

Board Certifications
  • Pediatric Hematology Oncology
  • Pediatrics
Fellowship University of Wisconsin American Family Children's Date Completed: 06/30/1980
Residency The Christie Hospital and Holt Radium Institute Date Completed: 06/30/1976
Residency Birmingham Children's Hospital & Maternity Hospita Date Completed: 12/31/1975
Internship Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingam Date Completed: 06/30/1974
Internship University Hospital of North Staffordshire City Ge Date Completed: 12/31/1973
Medical School University of Birmingham the Medical School Date Completed: 07/31/1973
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