Sara Bode, MD
Disclosures: Nothing to disclose - 09/08/2021

Sara Bode, MD, is a primary care pediatrician and the medical director of Nationwide Children's Hospital's Care Connection School-Based Health and Mobile Clinics. She is also the co-director of the Pediatric Residency Advocacy Training at Nationwide Children's Hospital. She serves on the Executive Committee for the AAP Council on School Health and is also the Deputy Editor for AAP’s Pediatric Care Online. Her clinical work and research centers around the intersection of health and education and providing care for the underserved. As medical director for NCH School Health, she provides oversight for 15 School Based Health Centers and 2 mobile medical units providing comprehensive primary care to improve access and eliminate non-academic barriers to learning to improve the health and education of children in Franklin County.  She is committed to training new pediatric physicians how to advocate in the field of pediatrics through policy and community action and serves as Associate Director for the AAP’s Community Pediatrics Training Initiative to help improve advocacy training for faculty and pediatric residents around the country.