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hygiene to improve public health, serve as a trusted
resource and raise awareness of leading-edge hand
hygiene and skin health scientific advancements through the GOJO Blog.
GOJO microbiologists, scientists,
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thought leaders in the field. It’s all part of the
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Debbie Plate, DO
Board certified family physician, Cleveland Clinic Akron General
Debbie Plate, DO, is the chair of the Department of Family Medicine at Cleveland Clinic Akron General, and a board certified family physician practicing at Akron General's Center for Family Medicine. She is also the clinical associate director of the family medicine residency program at Akron General, as well as a Master Teacher and professor of family medicine at Northeast Ohio Medical University.