Nationwide Childrens Pediatric Podcast, PediaCast, Now Playing on iHeartRadio

August 16, 2013

PediaCast is now available to listeners on iHeartRadio Talk, Clear Channel’s free, all-in-one digital radio service featuring the best in Talk Radio. iHeartRadio Talk enables listeners to stay connected with their favorite talk personalities, such as Dr. Mike on PediaCast, both online and on mobile devices.

PediaCast offers pediatric health information geared towards moms and dads. In this podcast from Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Mike Patrick, MD, tackles news parents can use, answers listener questions and interviews pediatric and parenting experts. With more than one million downloads, show topics include “Sibling Rivalry, Irregular Bedtime and Boosting Vocabulary” to “Baby Helmets, Speech Therapy and Picky Eaters.”

Dr. Mike is a diplomat of the American Board of Pediatrics and a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. He is an assistant professor of Pediatrics at The Ohio State University College of Medicine and an attending physician with Emergency Medicine at Nationwide Children's Hospital. Dr. Mike has more than 15 years of experience helping kids in a variety of pediatric health settings, including primary care offices, summer camps, emergency departments and urgent care centers. He lives with his wife and two teenage children in Hilliard, Ohio.

To listen to PediaCast on iHeartRadio, visit or download the iHeartRadio app for iPhone or Android and search for “PediaCast.”

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Note to editors: Dr. Mike Patrick is a resident of Hilliard, Ohio (43026).

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About Nationwide Children's Hospital

Named to the Top 10 Honor Roll on U.S. News & World Report’s 2019-20 list of “Best Children’s Hospitals,” Nationwide Children’s Hospital is one of America’s largest not-for-profit freestanding pediatric health care 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 more than 13,000 providing state-of-the-art pediatric care during more than 1.5 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 Abigail Wexner 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