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Mar 17, 2016, 00:01 ET University Hospitals and Health Leads Launch Multi-Year Partnership to Address Social Needs

 Integrated healthcare delivery organization University Hospitals health system (UH) in Cleveland and social enterprise Health Leads today...


Mar 07, 2016, 12:06 ET University Hospitals named a 2016 World's Most Ethical Company by the Ethisphere Institute

 University Hospitals (UH) has been recognized by the Ethisphere Institute, the global leader in defining and advancing the standards of...


Jan 20, 2016, 15:19 ET Harrington Discovery Institute at University Hospitals announces 2016 grant funding to 10 physician-scientists

The Harrington Discovery Institute at University Hospitals (UH) in Cleveland, Ohio has announced the 2016 recipients of Harrington...


Feb 10, 2015, 15:15 ET Harrington Discovery Institute and The American Society for Clinical Investigation honor National Cancer Institute's researcher Douglas R. Lowy, MD

 The second annual Harrington Prize for Innovation in Medicine has been awarded to oncologist/researcher Douglas R. Lowy, MD, Chief, Laboratory...


Nov 13, 2014, 10:00 ET Harrington Discovery Institute at University Hospitals, Cleveland, forms affiliation with University of Oxford to create an International Initiative to Drive Early-Stage Drug Discovery and Development

 The Harrington Discovery Institute at University Hospitals (UH) in Cleveland and University of Oxford (Oxford) in the United Kingdom announced...


Oct 08, 2014, 10:00 ET Foundation Fighting Blindness and Harrington Discovery Institute Partner to Accelerate Drug Development for Critical Causes of Blindness

The Foundation Fighting Blindness in Columbia, MD, and Harrington Discovery Institute in Cleveland, OH, announce a new nationwide initiative, "The...


Jul 15, 2014, 00:02 ET U.S. News Ranks University Hospitals Case Medical Center Among Nation's Best Hospitals

 University Hospitals (UH) Case Medical Center has once again been named one of the nation's top hospitals, according to U.S. News & World...


Apr 29, 2014, 10:15 ET Nominations Open for 2nd annual Harrington Prize for Innovation in Medicine

National and international nominations are being sought for the second annual Harrington Prize for Innovation in Medicine, which honors a medical...


Jan 15, 2014, 14:00 ET University Hospitals And Robinson Health System, Inc. Sign Letter Of Intent

University Hospitals (UH) and Robinson Health System, Inc., which operates Robinson Memorial Hospital, have signed a letter of intent to fully...


Jan 07, 2014, 15:43 ET Jeffrey H. Peters, MD, named Chief Operating Officer for University Hospitals

 Following an extensive national search, Jeffrey H. Peters, MD, has been named Chief Operating Officer for University Hospitals (UH) in...


Dec 27, 2013, 14:29 ET Parma Community General Hospital and EMH Healthcare will become part of University Hospitals effective January 1, 2014

 University Hospitals (UH) has received final approval from state and federal government regulators this week for the integration of Parma...


Oct 16, 2013, 15:00 ET Internationally renowned Cardiothoracic Surgeon coming to Cleveland

 University Hospitals (UH) Case Medical Center and Case Western Reserve University (CWRU) School of Medicine announce that internationally...


Sep 20, 2013, 08:00 ET UH Seidman Cancer Center Breaks Ground on $30 Million Proton Therapy Center

University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center is breaking ground today on a $30 million proton therapy center, becoming one of an elite group of...


Sep 04, 2013, 10:01 ET Leading Ohio Healthcare Organizations Collaborate to Create New Model of Care for a Healthier Ohio

Four of Ohio's leading healthcare organizations – Catholic Health Partners (Cincinnati), Mount Carmel Health System (Columbus), Summa Health...


Jul 02, 2013, 08:00 ET University Hospitals And Parma Community General Hospital Sign Letter Of Intent

University Hospitals (UH) and Parma Community General Hospital (Parma Hospital) have signed a letter of intent to officially explore an integration...


Jun 21, 2013, 08:00 ET University Hospitals and EMH Healthcare Sign Letter of Intent

University Hospitals (UH) and EMH Healthcare (EMH) have signed a letter of intent to officially explore an integration that will add EMH to the...


May 07, 2013, 15:53 ET Anchor Organizations Vital to Building Community Wealth Focus of MIT and University of Maryland Case Study

 As many urban areas throughout the nation face shrinking populations, growing vacancies, diminishing manufacturing job opportunities,...


May 01, 2013, 14:41 ET MIT and University of Maryland host Panel Discussion on How Anchor Organizations Build Community Wealth

MIT and University of Maryland will convene a national conversation on May 8 about how an innovative business model can help anchor institutions in...


Feb 19, 2013, 10:20 ET University Hospitals Receives $14.5 Million in New Gifts

 University Hospitals (UH) in Cleveland, Ohio, has received two significant gifts totaling $14.5 million in support of the health system's...


Nov 26, 2012, 10:21 ET University Hospitals and Philips Healthcare to Showcase State-of-the-art Imaging Technology at Cleveland Medical Mart

University Hospitals (UH) and Philips Healthcare are among a group of global leaders in healthcare to showcase the latest medical technology at the...


Aug 27, 2012, 10:54 ET Lack of Sleep Found to be a New Risk Factor for Aggressive Breast Cancers

 Lack of sleep is linked to more aggressive breast cancers, according to new findings published in the August issue of Breast Cancer Research...


Aug 07, 2012, 08:00 ET University Hospitals Appoints New Chief Marketing Officer

Following an extensive nationwide search, University Hospitals has appointed a new Chief Marketing Officer, Peter Brumleve, to set the strategic...


Mar 30, 2012, 13:14 ET New Clinical Trial Explores Novel Non-Invasive Colon Cancer Screening Test

 In a first-of-its-kind clinical trial, physician-scientists at University Hospitals (UH) Case Medical Center's Seidman Cancer Center and Case...


Feb 29, 2012, 15:05 ET University Hospitals (UH) Case Medical Center Launches $250 Million National Initiative to Accelerate New Drug Development Inspired by Physician-Scientists

 University Hospitals (UH) Case Medical Center has announced a $250 million initiative that promises to dramatically change how drugs will...


Jan 20, 2012, 11:31 ET UH Case Medical Center Offers New Therapy for Gynecologic Cancer Patients

 Patients with gynecologic cancer have new hope in a novel technology now offered at the Seidman Cancer Center at University...