John Melville, MS, MD

John Melville, MS, MD

Child Protection and Child Abuse Prevention


Child Protection Services


Akron Children's Hospital Mahoning Valley

Medical School

University of California School of Medicine, San Diego, CA

Graduate School

Master's in Clinical Investigation: University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX
Master of Science, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT


Internal Medicine/Pediatrics: Akron General Medical Center/Akron Children's Hospital, Akron, OH


Child Abuse Pediatrics: University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX

Board Certifications

American Board of Pediatrics; Child Abuse Pediatrics


American Academy of Pediatrics: AAP Section on Child Abuse and Neglect
The Ray Helfer Society


Melville, JD; Hertz, SK; Steiner, RD; Lindberg, DM. “Utility of imaging in children with witnessed physical abuse” Pediatric Emergency Care in press. 2016

"Digital issues in forensic photodocumentation" Every Victim, Every Time Conference. Bryan, TX. April 2011

Melville, J; Lukefahr, J; Clarke, E. "First Rib Fractures in Abused Infants: A Report of Three Cases" Clinical Pediatrics in press.

Perez, N; Melville, J; Kellogg, N "The role of parent belief and child self-blame in trauma symptoms among sexually abused children" UTHSCSA Student Research Day.
2011 Melville, J; Narang S. "Response to Vinchon et al" Child's Nervous System 27:2

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