Christina Hurst is a family (wo)man. Along with her husband of 19 years, she enjoys the mostly highs and lows of raising a big family: Daughter Kenzie, 24, son Derek, 17, son Diesel, 5, and son Dallas, 3. So when Christina joined Akron Children’s family as our newest Nurse Practitioner at Akron Children’s Hospital Pediatrics, […]
From the way we build connections with our patients to the way we push the limits of medicine, working at Akron Children’s Hospital is a one-of-a-kind experience.
Dr. Rebecca Domalski is no stranger to hard work on and off the field. While earning a doctorate in pediatric sports medicine, she joined a brand new women’s rugby team and program her freshman year of college. Starting from scratch and putting in hours of hard work, sweat and dedication, she helped lead her team […]
Craig McGhee, chief of non-hospital ambulatory based services, has a favorite mantra he likes to live by: ‘hard work beats talent when talent doesn’t work hard’. Whether he’s using it when coaching youth sports or the employees he manages, he models hard work through his oversight of the operations of Akron Children’s medical and surgical […]
A chance meeting with a sports physical therapist while in high school left such a strong impression on Elizabeth Hinkle that it sparked a career interest for her. While excelling throughout her Hudson High School cross country years, a career that included two individual top-50 state meet performances and one 4th place team finish, Hinkle […]
Chris Young’s happiest place on Earth may be the iconic Walt Disney World (she’s been there 10 times!), but Akron Children’s Hospital comes in a very close second. And just like Disney, Chris is committed to continuously improving and creating a great experience. In fact, when she joined the hospital in 2012 as the director […]
Growing up, Dr. Marissa Watson dreamed of becoming the president of the United States of America. Though her life and desires eventually took a different path, she is living out her dream of serving the people of this country and making a huge impact in their lives through medicine. As our newest pediatrician at Akron […]