Organization

Akron Children's Hospital/NEOMED

Location

Akron, OH

Date Posted

November 30, 2023

We have 2 positions for fellows to join us in 2024. Our faculty now includes 7 Developmental Behavioral Pediatricians, 5 NPs and 7 psychologists.  We champion the incorporation of educational innovation, use novel approaches to clinical care and offer a supportive environment with strong mentorship opportunities allowing flexible and individualized approaches to learning. Our graduates are successful in academic and/or clinical positions of their choice. Our faculty and graduates have published research in peer-reviewed journals including The Journal of Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics, Academic Pediatrics, The Journal of Pediatrics, and Clinical Pediatrics.

Strengths of our program include:

  • A busy clinical service, patient continuity and participation in numerous interdisciplinary clinics.
  • Research opportunities including collaboration with investigators at Kent State University, University of Akron, and other academic institutions.
  • Strong affiliations with many community organizations.
  • Particular areas of interest include early literacy, innovation in medical education, autism, and health services for children with developmental disabilities.
  • Fellows complete formal training in the Triple P (Positive Parenting Program) curriculum.

Requirements for application include:

  • M.D. or D.O. degree
  • Passed COMLEX or all three steps of USMLE
  • Completed an ACGME-approved residency in pediatrics or internal medicine/pediatrics
  • Board certified/eligible in general pediatrics
  • U.S. citizens, Permanent Residents, or J-1 visa

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Program Director – Diane Langkamp, MD, MPH at 330-543-8952 or dlangkamp@akronchildrens.org

Program coordinator – Anna Dusseau at 330-543-6037 or adusseau@akronchildrens.org

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