Past Events

Live Q&A: Treatment of Anorectal Malformations

Aired on 5.16.2019
FREE
Live Q&A: Treatment of Anorectal Malformations

Cincinnati Children’s hosted a live, online, Q&A for parents of children with Anorectal Malformations (ARM)

During our event, Jason Frischer, MD; Aaron Garrison, MD; and Megan Wittenberg, BSN, RN, provided an overview of available ARM treatments and answered questions in real-time.


The Colorectal Center at Cincinnati Children’s is one of the most comprehensive pediatric colorectal centers in the world. Each year, our team cares for more than 700 patients with Hirschsprung disease, anorectal malformations, inflammatory bowel disease and other colorectal conditions. U.S. News & World Report ranked Cincinnati Children’s the nation’s second-best pediatric hospital.


 

Description

Cincinnati Children’s is offering a live, online Q&A for parents of children with Anorectal Malformations (ARM).

 

During our event, Aaron Garrison, MD, and Megan Wittenberg, BSN, RN, will provide an overview of available ARM treatments and will answer questions in real-time. 

 

 

The Colorectal Center at Cincinnati Children’s is one of the most comprehensive pediatric colorectal centers in the world. Each year, our team cares for more than 700 patients with Hirschsprung disease, anorectal malformations, inflammatory bowel disease and other colorectal conditions. U.S. News & World Report ranked Cincinnati Children’s the nation’s second-best pediatric hospital.

 


Faculty

Faculty

Megan Wittenberg, BSN, RN

Megan Wittenberg, a Colorectal Center Registered Nurse, graduated Cum Laude, from the Good Samaritan School of Nursing, Cincinnati, in 2015. She brings three years of experience on a medical-surgical floor that cared for patients having various surgical procedures and gastrointestinal diseases.  She joined Cincinnati Children’s Colorectal Center in July of 2018.

Aaron Garrison, MD

Dr. Garrison is an Assistant Professor in the Division of Pediatric and Thoracic Surgery at CCHMC. He is the Associate Program Director for the Pediatric Surgery Fellowship. His clinical interests include congenital colorectal and esophageal disorders, inflammatory bowel disease, and minimally invasive surgery.

Jason Frischer, MD

Director, Colorectal Center

Agenda

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Live Q&A: Treatment of Anorectal Malformations
Dr. Garrison, Dr. Frischer, and RN Megan Wittenberg will discuss the latest trends in treating ARM conditions, and answer questions live.