School of Medicine’s Harneet Walia discusses recent study on sleep apnea and blood pressure

Severe sleep apnea may boost odds for stubborn high blood pressure Cleveland Clinic researchers, led by Harneet Walia, assistant professor of family medicine, found a significant correlation between severe sleep apnea and drug-resistant high blood

Distinguished University Professorship awarded to collaborative medicine pioneer Kurt Stange


Relationships are a pillar of Kurt Stange’s personal and professional philosophy. He cultivates them in his practice of medicine, when working with fellow faculty across the university, and advocates for their critical role in

James Kazura’s accomplishments earn him CWRU’s top award

James Kazura

Former Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine Dean Frederick Robbins greatly influenced James W. Kazura—an up-and-coming medical house officer in the 1970s—to pursue global health as a career. At the time, Kazura was surrounded

School of Medicine to host poster session


The School of Medicine will present its second Institutional Scientific Core Facility Retreat Monday, Aug. 25. Members of the Case Western Reserve University community, including faculty, staff and students, are invited to attend the poster

Case Western Reserve University hosts The Baton Pass with Seidman Cancer Center, Cleveland Clinic

Baton pass

Siemens will donate up to $1 million to Stand Up To Cancer to support accelerated cancer research Earlier this week, Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center and Cleveland Clinic joined a national

Protective hinge process enables insulin to bind to cells

headshot of Michael Weiss CWRU in his lab

Case Western Reserve scientist helps lead study that will enhance insulin products and improve blood sugar control Since its landmark discovery in 1922, insulin has improved the health and extended the lives of more than

Neighborhood Connections brings a 12-foot teepee to Wade Oval Wednesday July 30


Neighborhood Connections, the small-grants and grassroots community-building program affiliated with the Cleveland Foundation, will bring a 12-foot teepee to the WOW! Wade Oval Wednesday concert today, July 30. People will have an opportunity to share their thoughts about what makes for a

Researchers find cataract surgery slows dementia for Alzheimer’s patients

Grover Gilmore

Cataract surgery on Alzheimer’s disease patients slows dementia and improves their quality of life, according to clinical trials conducted by researchers at Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals Case Medical Center and MetroHealth Medical

Researchers find potential pathway to fight infection

Case Western Reserve discovery could lead to new ways of treating bacterial infection In an era of increasing concern about the prevalence of antibiotic-resistant illness, Case Western Reserve University researchers have identified a promising new

Synthetic triterpenoids show promise in preventing colitis-associated colon cancer

Researchers from Case Western Reserve and Dartmouth show the small antioxidant molecules suppress colon cancer onset Researchers from Case Western Reserve University and Dartmouth College have shown that a class of small antioxidant molecules carries