Those who have had a chance to work with Bill Considine, CEO, might say, “He wrote the book on leadership.” Now, that’s literally true. Mr. Considine recently published “Leadership,” which draws on his experiences over the past 38 years at the hospital’s helm sharing his personal insights on how to become a trusted and inspiring […]
There’s a lot going on at Akron Children’s and in pediatric healthcare, in general, and this section is designed to help keep you in the know.
More than 500 children and their families got their holiday spirit jump-started by attending the 5th annual Breakfast with Santa, benefiting Akron Children’s Hospital Mahoning Valley. It was the largest-attended event in its brief history and raised well over $30,000, according to organizers. “At Akron Children’s, we care for kids, but the care we provide […]
Two organizations have named nearly 90 of our physicians across 28 medical specialties to their lists: “Best Doctors in America” by Best Doctors Inc. and “Top Doctors” by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. “We congratulate our providers receiving these high honors, which are based on peer recognition of clinical excellence,” said Robert McGregor, MD, chief medical […]
We all know the importance of getting your annual flu shot – that, plus frequent hand washing is one of the easiest and most cost effective ways of staying healthy year round and especially during cold and flu season. But sometimes it’s not as easy as it sounds. Finding the time or lacking transportation can […]
The stories behind the trees are the heart and soul of the Holiday Tree Festival. For 36 years people have been inspired to decorate and donate trees to support Akron Children’s Hospital for a variety of reasons, and Megan Mullet’s first grade students are no exception. After one of her students, Austin Kurtz, had to […]
The Holiday Tree Festival is bringing holiday cheer to downtown Akron for the 36th year starting November 18. Since it began in 1982, the Holiday Tree Festival, which is presented by the volunteers of Akron Children’s Hospital, has raised more than $5.3 million to support Akron Children’s Hospital. This year is the festival’s biggest yet […]