Akron Children’s saved our son’s life


My son has had multiple visits and extended stays at Akron Children’s. He has a condition that requires multiple specialists as well.

Grant will help prevent brain injury in kids


Nairmeen Haller remembers the long days in Akron Children’s critical care unit and the uncertainty of knowing the long-term health of her then 2-year-old son, David, who suffered a traumatic brain injury in 2006.

Young and Hardy-Gomez named Nurses of the Year

Deborah Young, RN (left) and Marlene Hardy-Gomez, CNP, are the winners of the March of Dimes Nurse of the Year Awards.

Deborah Young, RN, and Marlene Hardy-Gomez, CNP, have been named March of Dimes Nurse of the Year. Young works in Ask Children’s and Hardy-Gomez in Palliative Care.

Grateful for remarkable care in son’s spinal fusion surgery


My son has undergone a spinal fusion at Akron Children’s Hospital.

Overcoming the high cost of tuition

Kerri Clark at work in the PICU.

College tuition in Ohio costs more than $10,000 on average. For years, Akron Children’s Hospital has helped employees overcome this financial hurdle through its educational assistance program.

My “Every Day Hero” Dr. John Clark

Daniel pictured in June at Cub Creek Animal Science Camp (Rolla, MO), where he spent a week learning about and caring for animals in a Junior Vet program.

My “every day hero” is my cardiologist Dr. John Clark. I chose this amazing hero because he saved my life!