Hershey Medical Center's 'Dr. Mark' to appear on NBC's Today show

August 05, 2003

Penn State Children's Hospital pediatrician and book author Dr. Mark Widome is scheduled to appear on NBC's Today show Friday, Aug. 8, to discuss "Choosing the Best Pediatrician for Your Child."

A regular contributor to NBC's Today show and Weekend Today for more than six years, Widome reports on a broad range of child-rearing topics as part of the show's Today's Parenting, Today's Health and Today's Family series.

Widome has more than 25 years experience practicing pediatrics and educating future pediatricians at Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center. He has a particular interest in helping parents prevent childhood injuries.

A corresponding excerpt from Widome's book, Ask Dr. Mark: Answers for Parents, will appear Friday on the Today's show's Web site at http://www.today.msnbc.com

The Today segment is subject to cancellation due to breaking news.

(Media Contacts)

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