A photo of Gregory Szumlas.

Attending Physician, Division of General and Community Pediatrics

Assistant Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

513-636-4506

513-636-7247

Board Certified

My Biography & Research

Clinical Interests

Curriculum development; patient education; residency training; literacy promotion

Research Interests

Primary care clinical research; curriculum development; primary care of asthma

Academic Affiliation

Assistant Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Clinical Divisions

General and Community Pediatrics, Primary Care

Research Divisions

General and Community Pediatrics



Blog Posts

These Reading Programs Support Kindergarten Readiness

Community Health

These Reading Programs Support Kindergarten Readiness

Gregory A. Szumlas, MD, FAAP, 6/3/2021

Daily Reading to Kids: 7 Tips for Fitting it In and Making it Count

BlogLearning and Growing

Daily Reading to Kids: 7 Tips for Fitting it In and Making it Count

By Greg Szumlas, MD12/20/2016

My Locations

My Education

MD: University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA, 1991.

Residency: Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN.

Primary Care Faculty Development Fellowship: Michigan State University, Ann Arbor, MI, 2001.

Certification: Pediatrics, 1995.

My Publications

A Combined Reach Out and Read and Imagination Library Program on Kindergarten Readiness. Szumlas, GA; Petronio, P; Mitchell, MJ; Johnson, AJ; Henry, TR; DeWitt, TG. Pediatrics. 2021; 147.

Encouraging Parental Reading for High-Risk Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Infants. Jain, VG; Kessler, C; Lacina, L; Szumlas, GA; Crosh, C; Hutton, JS; Needlman, R; Dewitt, TG. Journal of Pediatrics. 2021; 232:95-102.

Beyond the numbers: Social and emotional benefits of participation in the Imagination Library home-based literacy programme. Neyer, SL; Szumlas, GA; Vaughn, LM. Journal of Early Childhood Literacy. 2021; 21:60-81.

The Intersection of Education and Healthcare: Supporting Children with Chronic Health Conditions. Olszewski, A; Scarborough, DR; Szumlas, GA. Health Behavior and Policy Review. 2021; 8:184-193.

A Jittery Newborn With an Abnormal Newborn Screen. Cooper, EE; Szumlas, GA; Lombardo, RC; Real, FJ. Clinical Pediatrics. 2019; 58:1354-1356.