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

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

Engineering student earns Tau Beta Pi scholarship

Tau Beta Pi, the engineering honor society, awarded Shriya Srinivasan a $2000 scholarship for the 2014-2015 year. Tau Beta Pi Scholarships are awarded to junior members on a competitive basis of high scholarship, campus leadership

Pharmacology’s Krzysztof Palczewski receives Friedenwald Award for work in ophthalmology

Krzysztof Palczewski

The Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) recently awarded Krzysztof Palczewski, chair of the Department of Pharmacology, the Friedenwald Award, which recognizes outstanding research in the basic or clinical sciences as applied

Law’s Juscelino Colares recognized for article on litigation

Law’s Juscelino Colares recognized for article on litigation

Southeastern Association of Law Schools (SEALS) presented Juscelino Colares, professor of law and associate director of the Frederick K. Cox International Law Center, with an award for one of the three best articles of

Economics’ Silvia Prina receives two research grants

Silvia Prina

Silvia Prina, associate professor of economics, won two research grants for the project “Delivering Conditional Cash Transfers via Savings Accounts: Default and Mental Accounting Mechanisms.” Prina was invited to present her research at the International Food