School of Medicine faculty members named Mt. Sinai Health Care Foundation Scholars


Huiping Liu, assistant professor in the Department of Pathology, and Will Bush, assistant professor in the Department of Epidemiology & Biostatistics, were named Mt. Sinai Health Care Foundation Scholars. The Mt. Sinai Health Care Foundation

Pharmacology’s Krzysztof Palczewski receives 2014 Maurice Saltzman Award


Krzysztof Palczewski, the John H. Hord Professor and chair of the Department of Pharmacology, was awarded the 2014 Maurice Saltzman Award by the Mt. Sinai Health Care Foundation. The award was established in 1983 to

First-Year Experience and Family Programs recognizes LGBT Center, outstanding orientation leaders

The Office of First-Year Experience and Family Programs (FYEFP) announced the winners of its annual orientation awards, presented to orientation leaders who go above and beyond their roles and responsibilities to truly understand, address

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

Study seeks to help people overcome distress when making medical decisions in intensive care

Ronald Hickman Jr.

Patients in critical condition are often incapable of making their own health care decisions. Instead, a family member or someone else may have to decide end-of-life care on the patient’s behalf. Ronald Hickman Jr., assistant

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