The Department of Pediatrics is part of Northeast Ohio Medical University (NEOMED) Division of Clinical Sciences. Norman C. Christopher, M.D., is professor and chair of the NEOMED Department of Pediatrics at  and chairman of the Department of Pediatrics at Akron Children’s Hospital.

The department faculty is made up practicing health care professionals from NEOMED-affiliated hospitals throughout Northeast Ohio who volunteer their time to train University students in clinical settings. These volunteer faculty members model the University’s core values in their daily practice, and their teaching and mentoring of medical students.


Deborah Krznarich
Phone: 330.543.5131

Department Chair

Norman C. Christopher, M.D.
Phone: 330.543.8906

Department of Pediatrics

College of Medicine at NEOMED