Steven J. Allen, M.D.


Steve Allen, Chief Executive Officer of Nationwide Children’s Hospital, has been a member of the Columbus Partnership since 2010.

Nationwide Children’s Hospital is the third largest and fourth busiest children’s hospital in America.  A staff of more than 9,400 provide state-of-the-art pediatric care for more than 1 million patient visits annually. Patients come from all 50 states and 31 countries. Home to the Department of Pediatrics of The Ohio State University College of Medicine, Nationwide Children’s Hospital physicians train the next generation of pediatricians and pediatric specialists.  The Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital is one of the top 10 National Institutes of Health-funded freestanding pediatric research facilities.  Nationwide Children’s remains true to the original mission since its founding in 1892 of providing care regardless of a family’s ability to pay.