Deanna Dahl-Grove, MD

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Deanna Dahl-Grove, MD

Associate Professor

  • Division: Emergency Medicine


Deanna Dahl-Grove, MD, FAAP, is a pediatric emergency physician in the Division of Emergency Medicine at University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital. She is Associate Professor, Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine.

Dr. Dahl-Grove is board certified in pediatrics and pediatric emergency medicine and certified in advanced pediatric life support and advanced trauma life support. Her special interest is pediatric disaster medicine.

She earned her undergraduate degree in nutritional sciences with honors from Michigan State University, East Lansing, Mich., and her medical degree from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine. Dr. Dahl-Grove completed her residency in pediatrics and a fellowship in pediatric emergency medicine at UH Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital. She has taken advanced courses in managing children’s medical needs during disasters.

Dr. Dahl-Grove was appointed to the UH Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital staff in 1997.
She has authored and coauthored articles in peer-reviewed pediatric and emergency medicine publications and books and is a frequent speaker at local, regional and national medical and disaster preparedness conferences and meetings.

Dr. Dahl-Grove is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP). Her volunteer activities include serving as chair of the AAP Pediatric Emergency Medicine Disaster Committee and participating in planning the AAP Pediatric Emergency Medicine Leadership Conference for 2017.

She also is a member of the Northeast Ohio Disaster Medical Assistance Team. She has participated in emergency medical services for children in Ohio since 1997 and is Assistant Medical Director for Pediatrics for the City of Cleveland.

Honors and Recognitions
• Fellow, American Academy of Pediatrics