After Akron Children’s Hospital provided life-saving care to their grandson, Bill and Jo Wooldredge decided to give thanks and give back through a charitable gift annuity. In November 2013, Evan Wooldredge’s body unexpectedly began shutting down. His parents took him to Akron Children’s, where Shefali Mahesh, MD, division director of pediatric nephrology, swiftly diagnosed him […]
As a member of the PR and marketing department at the hospital for 16 years, Andrea Joliet has worked with families and written about their experiences at Akron Children’s, but she certainly never expected to be one of those families.
From acne to water safety – and 64 other topics in between – Akron Children’s Hospital produced an array of health and wellness and special event video podcasts in 2010. In total, our podcasts received more than 107,000 views on our You Tube channel, but of course, some drew more interest than others. The following […]
Today on the Akron Children’s Hospital Facebook page, we asked our friends what they are thankful for. For me, I am so grateful for the compassionate and knowledgeable doctors who saved my daughter’s life in 2009 when she contracted a bacterial infection. I especially want to thank kidney specialist Dr. Prebis, as well as Drs. Pope, Bigham, Tirodker and Malhotra of […]