Prevent Child Abuse Ohio and the Center for Child and Family Advocacy at Childrens Hospital Sponsor Reception

April 26, 2007

M E D I A    A D V I S O R Y

WHAT: 
Prevent Child Abuse Ohio and the Center for Child and Family Advocacy at Childrens Hospital are sponsoring a reception in conjunction with the Ohio Domestic Violence Network  to honor county initiatives on behalf of Ohios children.

WHEN: 
Thursday, April 26, 2007 from 4:30 to 6 p.m.

WHERE:
The Conference Center at North Pointe/The Pub
9243 Columbus Pike, Lewis Center, OH 43035

WHO:
Book signing opportunities with:
Victor Rivas Rivers, author, actor, former NFL Miami Dolphins player and spokesperson for the National Network to End Domestic Violence

Julie Gregory, author of Sickened and a survivor of Munchausens Syndrome By Proxy

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Contact Prior To Event:
Pam Barber/Mary Ellen Fiorino, Childrens Hospital Media Relations
(614) 722-4595

Contact At Event: 
Pat Lyons, Prevent Child Abuse Ohio Executive Director
(614) 560-3619

About Nationwide Children's Hospital

Named to the Top 10 Honor Roll on U.S. News & World Report’s 2017-18 list of “America’s Best Children’s Hospitals,” Nationwide Children’s Hospital is one of America’s largest not-for-profit freestanding pediatric healthcare systems providing wellness, preventive, diagnostic, treatment and rehabilitative care for infants, children and adolescents, as well as adult patients with congenital disease. Nationwide Children’s has a staff of nearly 13,000 providing state-of-the-art pediatric care during more than 1.4 million patient visits annually. As home to the Department of Pediatrics of The Ohio State University College of Medicine, Nationwide Children’s physicians train the next generation of pediatricians and pediatric specialists. The Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital is one of the Top 10 National Institutes of Health-funded freestanding pediatric research facilities. More information is available at NationwideChildrens.org.