May 2018 Issue

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CEO Steve Allen Announces Retirement Plans

Steven J. Allen, MD, MBA, Nationwide Children’s Hospital CEO, announced his plans for retirement effective June 30, 2019.

Welcome to the New NationwideChildrens.org

The Nationwide Children's Hospital website NationwideChildrens.org has been redesigned to create a cleaner, faster digital experience for patients and providers.

Interested in Early Childhood Wellness? Lessons Learned at the Early Childhood Wellness and Nutrition Symposium

Download a copy of the Symposium’s report “Improving Outcomes with Multisector Integration.”

Nationwide Children's Hospital Patient Financial Assistance Program

Nationwide Children’s Hospital is committed to offering financial assistance to people who have health care needs and are not able to pay for care.

Featured Program: Limb Deficiency Clinic

The new Limb Deficiency Clinic at Nationwide Children’s offers patients the attention of a physiatrist and a community prosthetist who specialize in pediatric limb deficiency care.

Innovation and Discovery

  • Talking About Fertility, Parenthood and Contraception with Sickle Cell Disease Patients and Their Families
  • When to Screen Adolescents for STIs: a Downloadable Guide to Testing
  • Senna-Base Laxatives Prove Safe and Effective in Study

Awards and Recognition

  • SMA Study Wins Distinguished Clinical Research Achievement Award
  • Elaine R. Mardis, PhD, Named AACR President-Elect

Moments in History

Fast facts about the early days at Nationwide Children's Hospital.

Positive Comment

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