Medical school dean, department chair elected to Institute of Medicine

Pam Davis and Walter Boron headshots

School of Medicine Dean Pamela B. Davis, MD, PhD, and Department of Physiology and Biophysics Chair Walter Boron, MD, PhD, have won election to the Institute of Medicine of the National Academies (IOM), one

CWRU scientist captures prestigious NIH Director’s New Innovator Award


Grant will be used to seek new path to drug discovery by automating identification of all effects for many drugs on the market For the second consecutive year, a Case Western Reserve University School of

Weatherhead School’s Boyatzis again makes list of influential international thinkers

Richard Boyatzis headshot

Distinguished University Professor Richard Boyatzis of Case Western Reserve University has again emerged as one of the 10 most influential international thinkers in a recently released 2014 HR Magazine survey of more than 11,000

CWRU team wins “NASA Tech Briefs” Create the Future Design Contest

A team from Case Western Reserve University won first prize in the Medical Category of the 2014 NASA Tech Briefs Create the Future Design Contest. The team, led by Yunus Alapan, a mechanical and aerospace engineering graduate

Six dental students earn scholarships from Ohio Dental Association Foundation

The Ohio Dental Association Foundation (ODAF) awarded scholarships to six Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine students. “These students have demonstrated a commitment to academic excellence and represent the future of the profession

Leonard Gelfand STEM Center earns President’s Volunteer Service Award

The Leonard Gelfand STEM Center at Case Western Reserve University was recognized with the U.S. President’s Volunteer Service Award for more than 2,500 volunteer hours contributed to the community through the center’s Environmental Heroes

Engineering’s Umut Gurkan named among top innovators by “MIT Technology Review”

Engineering’s Umut Gurkan named among top innovators by “MIT Technology Review”

Umut Gurkan, assistant professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering, was named to MIT Technology Review’s Innovators Under 35—Turkey list. The magazine has compiled the list of scientists and innovators whose work is transforming the world’s technology

Physiology, biophysics professor awarded honorary doctorate from Aarhus University


Walter Boron, the David N. and Inez Myers/Antonio Scarpa Professor and chairman of the Department of Physiology and Biophysics was awarded an honorary doctorate degree from Aarhus University in Denmark. Boron’s research interest is acid-base homeostasis. He

Delta Sigma Phi receives fastest charter in fraternity’s history


The Delta Sigma Phi colony at Case Western Reserve University was founded in the spring of 2013. Since then, the chapter has significantly grown in membership, bringing in 40 new members since the colonization

Radiology’s Mark Griswold earns medical school’s top honor

Dean Davis and Mark Griswold with Case Western Reserve Medal of Excellence in Health Science Innovation

Throughout his career, radiology professor Mark Griswold, PhD, has earned accolades for research and innovations in the field of imaging. Among many other breakthroughs, Griswold has contributed toward developing a robotically guided heart catheter