Sara M. Bode, MD

Nationwide Children's Hospital Medical Professional

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Sara Bode, MD, is an Ambulatory Pediatrician and the Medical Director of Nationwide Children's Hospital's Care Connection School-Based Health Clinics. She is also the Co-Director of the Pediatric Residency Advocacy Training at Nationwide Children's Hospital. Her clinical work and passion centers around innovative models of health care and providing care for the underserved. She is also committed to training new pediatric physicians how to advocate in the field of pediatrics through policy and community action.

Academic and Clinical Areas
  • Ambulatory Pediatrics
    Physician Team
  • Primary Department
  • Primary Section
    Ambulatory Pediatrics
Awards, Honors & Organizations
  • Community Achievement Award, Arizona AAP, 2016
  • Community Achievement Award, Arizona AAP, 2013
  • Physician Advocate Award, AAA, 2012
  • Member, American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Member, Academic Pediatric Association
  • Chair, APA Advocacy Training Special Interest Group, 2015 - 2018

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital: 11/14/2016

Board Certifications
  • Ambulatory Pediatrics
Residency Phoenix Children's Hospital Date Completed: 06/30/2005
Medical School Ohio State University College of Medicine Date Completed: 06/14/2002
Clinical Interests
  • Community Wellness
  • Resident Advocacy Training
  • School Health
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