(From the August 2018 Issue of MedStat)
Jiabin Shen, PhD, a research scientist in the Center for Pediatric Trauma Research at Nationwide Children’s was selected as chair of the Pediatric Trauma Society Injury Prevention/Advocacy Committee. Dr. Shen will serve a two-year term from 2018-2020. Learn more.
Nationwide Children’s Selected as a Contract Awardee for Phase 1 of Fannie Mae’s Sustainable Communities Innovation Challenge
Nationwide Children’s proposal for “South Side Career Homes” was named as a $500,000 contract awardee in Phase 1 of Fannie Mae’s Sustainable Communities Innovation Challenge (The Challenge). Nationwide Children’s is partnering with Community Development for All People (CD4AP) and Goodwill Columbus Workforce Development on the South Side Career Homes project. The project will include affordable housing within one mile of the hospital and integrated health care workforce training that goes beyond entry-level jobs. Fannie Mae received hundreds of proposals from across the U.S., and Nationwide Children’s submission was one of three selected as contract awardees for Phase 1 of The Challenge. Learn more.
Physician Recognition Awards
Wednesday, September 26, 2018
Stecker Auditorium, Nationwide Children’s Hospital
4:30 p.m. Social Hour - Meet and greet new members of our Medical Staff.
5:30 p.m. Program Begins
Nationwide Children’s Hospital and the Medical Staff cordially invite you and a guest to join us for this special event as we celebrate accomplishments of our fellow physicians and welcome new members of the Medical Staff. Please RSVP your attendance, along with the name of your guest, by Wednesday, September 12 by emailing CCArsvp@NationwideChildrens.org or call Annette McClure at (614) 355-0884.
2018 Career Contribution Awardees
- Steve J. Allen, MD, MBA; Chief Executive Officer
- William J. Barson, MD; Infectious Diseases
- Karen S. McCoy, MD; Pulmonary Medicine
2018 Golden Stethoscope Awardees
- Charles A. Elmaraghy, MD; Otolaryngology
- Stephen J. Hersey, MD; Ambulatory Pediatrics
- Melissa B. Holtzlander, MD; Pulmonary Medicine