Welcome by Chair of Pediatrics

Norm Christopher, MD<br>Chair of Pediatrics

Norm Christopher, MD
Chair of Pediatrics

I appreciate this opportunity to share the excitement that I feel about our pediatric residency program, as well as the accredited fellowship programs offered at Akron Children’s Hospital.

One of the most distinctive characteristics of Akron Children's Hospital is its enduring focus on mission: 

These principles guide us in all that we do, whether providing evaluation and treatment for our patients and their families, or establishing an environment where our clinical and educational programs can thrive.

As a free-standing tertiary care children's hospital, we are committed to providing high-quality health care for our patients, and to advocate strongly for issues critical to the families we serve. We are a full service medical and surgical pediatric facility that cares for patients from a 26-county referral area. Our hospital's leadership supports the professional growth and development of our house staff, a commitment that is stronger than ever.

I am proud to be a part of this organization and am pleased that you chose to learn more about the educational opportunities at Akron Children's Hospital. We hope that you will make time to visit with us, to share in our excitement and future progress.

Photo

Norman Christopher, MD

Noah Miller Chair, Department of Pediatrics


Bookmark and Share

iGrow iGrow
Sign up for our parent enewsletter
Donate Online

Give Today

We rely on your generosity to provide quality medical care to every child who needs us.
Donate Online

Contact Us

330-543-8178

E-mail

find a location
Find a location Type the first 3-5 letters of a specialty, service or location:
Or, view: a map, a list of all locations, locations by city or locations near me.
find a doctor
Find a doctor Type the first 3-5 letters of the name, location or specialty:
Or, view a list of all doctors by name, location and specialty.