CWRU offering child care option at natural history museum for President’s Day holiday

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The President’s Committee on Child Care Options (PCCCO) announced today that the university again is partnering with the Cleveland Museum of Natural History (CMNH) to provide Case Western Reserve families a unique option for

Coenzyme A plays leading role in nitric oxide function essential to cell metabolism

“Unanticipated” finding could shed light on sources of disease Case Western Reserve and University Hospitals (UH) Case Medical Center researchers and physicians have discovered that the molecule known as coenzyme A plays a key role in cell metabolism by

Schubert Center for Child Studies sees success in Ohio’s juvenile justice reforms

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Getting It Right: Realigning Juvenile Corrections in Ohio to Reinvest in What Works, a new publication by the Schubert Center for Child Studies at Case Western Reserve University, takes an extensive look at how

CWRU, Cornell scientists secure prestigious Hartwell Award for collaborative research

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The Hartwell Foundation presented a 2014 Biomedical Research Collaboration Award to Jonathan Sears, MD, of Case Western Reserve University, and Randi Silver, PhD, of Cornell University, for their research to overcome blindness and chronic

Senior qualifies for international student entrepreneur competition

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Case Western Reserve University undergraduate student Khalid “Cal” Al-Dhubaib will compete this spring for the title of 2015 Global Student Entrepreneur of the Year for founding a company to help doctors care for patients with

Contrary to popular belief, dental care for baby teeth is vital

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$1.6 million dental study aims to correct parent/caregiver misperceptions to improve dental attention to children’s teeth Dental researchers hope to vastly improve oral health in children by countering a common misperception that dental care for

SAC Chair Barb Juknialis one of 10 ”Heroes Behind the Scenes” at Northeast Ohio employers

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Staff Advisory Council (SAC) Chair Barb Juknialis has added another accomplishment to her list: She is one of 10 individuals across Northeast Ohio recently named a “Hero Behind the Scenes” in the inaugural year

University General Counsel Elizabeth Keefer to assume additional position of Senior Vice President for Administration

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President Barbara R. Snyder announced today that University General Counsel Elizabeth “Libby” Keefer will assume the additional position of Senior Vice President for Administration, effective Jan. 20. Keefer succeeds John Wheeler, who announced his

5 questions with…MLK convocation keynote speaker Charlayne Hunter-Gault

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Case Western Reserve University honors Martin Luther King Jr.—the holiday, the man and the legacy—with weeklong (Jan. 16-23) activities, including workshops, panel discussions and acclaimed speakers. The celebration concludes with a keynote address by award-winning

CWRU students engineer phone charger for African village lacking electricity

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Earlier this month, a pair of Case Western Reserve University engineering students field tested their foot-powered cell phone charger in rural villages of the Kingdom of Lesotho, a small country surrounded entirely by South