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Dave Scheiber
Works at All Children's Hospital Johns Hopkins Medicine.
Attended American University
Lived in St. Petersburg, Fla, Bethesda and Rockville, Md.
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All Children’s Teen Thriving After Leukemia Treatments, Counting Days to ACH Homecoming
Alissa VanWanzeele has her focus fixed squarely on the
future these days, eager to re-embrace a life filled with possibilities and to part
with a recent past of pain and uncertainty. The St. Petersburg 13-year-old is looking forward to
attending her second ...
Alissa VanWanzeele has her focus fixed squarely on the future these days, eager to re-embrace a life filled with possibilities and to part with a recent past of pain and uncertainty. The St. Petersburg 13-year-old is loo...
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A Moment Worth Catching: Rays’ Kiermaier and a Little Fan at All Children’s Hospital
Kevin Kiermaier has made quite a splash in his short tenure this
season with the Tampa Bay Rays, not just with his bat but with an array of memorable
catches. Yet the rookie outfielder could have a tough time topping the grab he
made Tuesday morning at All ...
Kevin Kiermaier has made quite a splash in his short tenure this season with the Tampa Bay Rays, not just with his bat but with an array of memorable catches. Yet the rookie outfielder could have a tough time topping the grab...
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A Special Tampa Bay Rays Visit for a Pair of Teen Baseball Players Healing at All Children’s
On the seventh floor of All Children’s Hospital, two rooms
on separate hallways held a similar story this past week: each connected by baseball
and the frustration of boys sidelined from the game they love. Sitting in a chair connected to an IV machine, 13-...
On the seventh floor of All Children’s Hospital, two rooms on separate hallways held a similar story this past week: each connected by baseball and the frustration of boys sidelined from the game they love. Sitting in a ...
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HEy that's the dude who interupted my yoga class with one of my patients on Weds! Tee hee. I guess I don't have Star Power yet! : ) So glad he came and serves the children in his own unique way. 
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The Stars Come Out For Taste of Pinellas – and Shine On All Children's Patients, Families, Staff
They arrived quietly, with none of the fanfare that so often
accompanies them as international pop culture icons. Away from the screaming
crowds this past Friday and Saturday, they came simply to make gentle,
one-to-one contact with a far different audience...
They arrived quietly, with none of the fanfare that so often accompanies them as international pop culture icons. Away from the screaming crowds this past Friday and Saturday, they came simply to make gentle, one-to-one conta...
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Baby Born During Dash to Hospital Gets Big Assist from All Children’s Emergency Crew
It was a delivery that two expectant parents from St.
Petersburg never could have dreamed of – taking a frantic, unscripted race to
the hospital just a tad further than the classic bits from I Love Lucy or The Dick Van
Dyke Show . But fortunately, an Emerge...
It was a delivery that two expectant parents from St. Petersburg never could have dreamed of – taking a frantic, unscripted race to the hospital just a tad further than the classic bits from I Love Lucy or The Dick Van Dyke S...
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Reconnection: A Tale With A Twist for Child Life Month at All Children's Hospital
Twenty-four years ago, Carla Householder was a frightened, 13-year-old patient at All Children's Hospital, getting ready to have a biopsy performed on a spinal tumor. Kristin Maier was working as a young
specialist in the Child Life Department she now runs ...
Twenty-four years ago, Carla Householder was a frightened, 13-year-old patient at All Children's Hospital, getting ready to have a biopsy performed on a spinal tumor. Kristin Maier was working as a young specialist in the ...
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All Children’s Cancer Patient Cole Eicher Lifts Spirits of Family, Friends and Even Pro Athletes
When you meet Cole Eicher, what stands out first are his
eyes – bright, blue and filled with life – and the broad smile that lights up
his face at any given moment. He is a portrait of strength, even amid suffering. He is a
source of inspiration to family, ...
When you meet Cole Eicher, what stands out first are his eyes – bright, blue and filled with life – and the broad smile that lights up his face at any given moment. He is a portrait of strength, even amid suffering. He i...
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Special Care for Special Kids at Johns Hopkins All Children's Heart Institute's Williams Syndrome Clinic
They came from as far away as South Florida and Alabama, parents
and young children buoyed by a day filled with specialized medical treatment, helpful
information and hope. The event that drew them to St. Petersburg was the bi-annual
Williams Syndrome Clini...
They came from as far away as South Florida and Alabama, parents and young children buoyed by a day filled with specialized medical treatment, helpful information and hope. The event that drew them to St. Petersburg was t...
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The Stars Come Out For Taste of Pinellas – and Shine On All Children's Patients, Families, Staff
They arrived quietly, with none of the fanfare that so often
accompanies them as international pop culture icons. Away from the screaming
crowds this past Friday and Saturday, they came simply to make gentle,
one-to-one contact with a far different audience...
They arrived quietly, with none of the fanfare that so often accompanies them as international pop culture icons. Away from the screaming crowds this past Friday and Saturday, they came simply to make gentle, one-to-one conta...
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All Children’s Dialysis Nurses Share Special Bond in Caring for Patients and Families
You could easily walk past it and never know. Just off the
second-floor elevator in All Children’s, tucked away from the usual bustle of the
hospital, the quiet world of dialysis nurses, families and patients moves at
its own deliberate – and often difficul...
You could easily walk past it and never know. Just off the second-floor elevator in All Children’s, tucked away from the usual bustle of the hospital, the quiet world of dialysis nurses, families and patients moves at its own...
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10 Stories About People, Places and Things That Helped Make All Children's Special in 2013
As 2013 rolls to a close, this seems like a perfect time to reflect on the individuals, programs and events that helped make
All Children’s special throughout the year. Those stories are told on a regular basis in the feature
known as “Faces and Places,” gi...
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Occupation
Strategic Communications Editor, All Children's Hospital
Skills
Writer, editor, author, musician
Employment
  • All Children's Hospital Johns Hopkins Medicine.
    Strategic Communications Editor, 2012 - present
    Write everything from strategic communications for the hospital (fliers, brochures, news) to longform human interest features pertaining to the people and places that make the hospital special.
  • Freelance writer / Author
    Writer, 1987 - 2013
    Have published two non-fiction books with co-author Bob Delaney -- Covert: My Years Infilttrating the Mob, and Surviving the Shadows: A Journey of Hope Into Post-Traumatic Stress; Worked as Sports Illustrated regular contributor (feature and cover stories); have written for many national publications; currently write cover stories for Tampa Bay Rays' fan magazine, Inside Pitch.
  • FoxSports.com, Fox Sports Florida
    General Assignment Writer and Columnist, 2010 - 2012
    Covered the professional sports teams in Tampa Bay -- the MLB Rays, NFL Buccaneers, NHL Lightning, along with many features and columns on multiple fronts.
  • St. Petersburg Times
    Senior Writer / Entertainment Editor, 1978 - 2009
    Covered all major sports for one of the nation's top daily newspapers; served as founding editor of Weekend Magazine and Entertainment Editor, won many national, state and local awards as Senior Writer.
  • Washington Post
    Writer, 1976 - 1978
    Covered high school sports in the Washington Metro area
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Previously
St. Petersburg, Fla, Bethesda and Rockville, Md.
Story
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Dave Scheiber is Stategic Communications Editor for All Children's Hospital
Education
  • American University
    Public Affairs Communications, 1977 - 1978
    Earned M.A.
  • Swarthmore College
    English Major, 1972 - 1976
    Earned B.A.
  • Walt Whitman High School
    1969 - 1972
    Attended Whitman in Bethesda, Md.
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