Akron Children's Hospital

Elise Rickert, an Honors College junior graduating in December 2020 from Greenville, PA, interned at Akron Children’s Hospital during the summer of 2019 as a pediatric research scholar. Elise, who is majoring in speech pathology and audiology, initially learned about this opportunity from Dr. Huyck, a professor...

Photo of Kent State nursing students and others (photo courtesy of Nancy Mosca, Akron Children Six nursing students enter ASCEND nursing diversity program This summer, six students from Kent State University’s College of Nursing will work as full-time interns at Akron Children’s Hospital as part of the “Assuring Success with a Commitment to Enhance Nurse Diversity,” or ASCEND program. The ASCEND program, which is in its initial...

Photo of Kent State nursing students and others (photo courtesy of Nancy Mosca, Akron Children Six nursing students enter ASCEND nursing diversity program This summer, six students from Kent State University’s College of Nursing will work as full-time interns at Akron Children’s Hospital as part of the “Assuring Success with a Commitment to Enhance Nurse Diversity,” or ASCEND program. The ASCEND program, which is in its initial...

Photo of Kent State nursing students and others (photo courtesy of Nancy Mosca, Akron Children Akron Children’s Hospital, Akron General Health System and Summa Health System recently completed a Community Health Needs Assessment that will help the three hospital systems prioritize and guide their efforts in the next three years. Working with the Kent State University College of Public Health, the three hospital systems reviewed a wide...