Senior Medical Advisor: Mike Gittelman
Dr. Mike Gittelman, MD, FAAP
Dr. Mike Gittelman, MD, FAAP, is Assistant Professor of Clinic Pediatrics at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center.
Mike is a pediatric emergency room physician at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital, Medical Center in Cincinnati, Ohio and he is an Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics at the University Of Cincinnati School Of Medicine.
His area of expertise is within the field of injury control. Currently, he is the program chairperson for the American Academy of Pediatrics’ Section on Injury and Poison Prevention and he serves as a Co-Director for the Injury Free Coalition for Kids in Greater Cincinnati (IFCK).
Dr. Gittelman has completed several research studies within the field of injury prevention. He is nationally recognized in the field of pediatric injury prevention, specifically in sports safety, firearm safety, playground safety, drowning prevention and toy safety. He works with high-risk communities as the co-director for the Injury Free Coalition for Kids in Greater Cincinnati. He also serves as the program chairperson for the American Academy of Pediatrics’ Section on Injury and Poison Prevention.
Dr. Gittelman completed his bachelor’s degree at Swarthmore College and completed medical school at the Medical College of Pennsylvania. He completed his residency in pediatrics at St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children in Philadelphia and a fellowship in emergency medicine at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center.