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Jul 10, 2014, 12:20 ET

University Hospitals Case Medical Center Awarded $4.7 Million Grant from U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

 The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has announced a three-year grant to University Hospitals (UH) Case Medical Center...

Jun 06, 2014, 14:02 ET
Thota Ganesh, PhD, of Emory University, is one of the 2014 ADDF Harrington Scholar Award recipients for research on a novel anti-inflammation drug for the treatment of Alzheimer's disease. (PRNewsFoto/University Hospitals Case...)

The Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation and Harrington Discovery Institute Announce 2014 Award Recipients

Researchers from The Ohio State (Columbus) and Emory (Atlanta) Universities will be the first recipients of drug discovery funding and innovation...

May 14, 2014, 18:08 ET

University Hospitals Case Medical Center Experts to Present Data at the 50th ASCO Annual Meeting Highlighting New Way to Predict Response to Chemotherapy For Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Patients

 Researchers from University Hospitals (UH) Case Medical Center's Seidman Cancer Center will present findings from a study that found the...

Mar 18, 2014, 11:52 ET

Harrington Discovery Institute at University Hospitals Case Medical Center Begins 3rd Annual Grant Competition to Support Drug Discovery

The Harrington Discovery Institute (HDI) at University Hospitals (UH) Case Medical Center has opened its third annual grant competition to fund and...

Feb 12, 2014, 10:00 ET

Harrington Discovery Institute and the American Society for Clinical Investigation honor Johns Hopkins Pediatric Cardiologist and Geneticist Harry C. Dietz, MD

 The inaugural Harrington Prize for Innovation in Medicine has been awarded to pediatric cardiologist and genetics researcher Harry Dietz, MD,...

Jan 08, 2014, 17:15 ET

New England Journal of Medicine Study Finds Upper-Airway Electronic Stimulation Effective for Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Results published in a new study in the Jan. 9 issue of the New England Journal of Medicine report that mild electronic stimulation therapy to the...

Dec 13, 2013, 09:48 ET

New Research Uses Deep Sequencing of Breast Cancer Tumors to Predict Clinical Outcomes in Patients After Single Dose of Therapy

 New research from University Hospitals (UH) Case Medical Center Seidman Cancer Center and Case Comprehensive Cancer Center at Case Western...

Nov 21, 2013, 16:37 ET
Jonathan Stamler, MD, Director of the Harrington Discovery Institute at University Hospitals Case Medical Center, has received the 2013 American Heart Association Distinguished Scientist Award.  (PRNewsFoto/University Hospitals Case Medical Center)

Harrington Discovery Institute's Dr. Jonathan Stamler earns AHA Distinguished Scientist Award

Jonathan Stamler, MD, Director of the Harrington Discovery Institute at University Hospitals (UH) Case Medical Center, has received the 2013...

Oct 24, 2013, 10:30 ET

The Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation partners with Harrington Discovery Institute at University Hospitals Case Medical Center

The Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation (ADDF) and Harrington Discovery Institute at University Hospitals (UH) Case Medical Center announced...

Jul 22, 2013, 06:00 ET

Harvard expert in glaucoma Douglas Rhee, MD, named Chair of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and University Hospitals Case Medical Center

 After an extensive national search, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and University Hospitals (UH) Case Medical Center have...

Jul 16, 2013, 08:00 ET

U.S. News & World Report Names University Hospitals Case Medical Center to the Best Hospitals 2013-14 Honor Roll

University Hospitals (UH) Case Medical Center is one of only 18 hospitals in the country to have been named to U.S. News & World Report's most...

Jul 02, 2013, 06:00 ET

University Hospitals Case Medical Center and Case Western Reserve University Announce Licensing Agreement for the Development of Diagnostic Tests for HIV Drug Resistance

 Case Western Reserve University has signed an exclusive worldwide licensing agreement granting University Hospitals (UH) Case Medical Center...

May 15, 2013, 18:00 ET

University Hospitals Case Medical Center Experts to Present Data at the 49th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Addressing Patient and Physician Barriers to Clinical Trials

 Researchers from University Hospitals Case Medical Center's (UHCMC) Seidman Cancer Center will present findings from two studies evaluating...

Apr 30, 2013, 09:00 ET

Nominations Open for the Inaugural Harrington Prize for Innovation in Medicine

 National and international nominations are being sought for the inaugural Harrington Prize for Innovation in Medicine, which will honor a...

Apr 05, 2013, 10:00 ET

New Minimally Invasive, MRI-Guided Laser Treatment for Brain Tumor Found to be Promising in Study

 The first-in-human study of the NeuroBlate™ Thermal Therapy System finds that it appears to provide a new, safe and minimally...

Jan 23, 2013, 14:00 ET

Researchers Discover Promising Prognostic Marker for Aggressive Breast Cancer

 A team of researchers led by Goutham Narla, MD, PhD, at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and University Hospitals Case...

Dec 13, 2012, 09:00 ET

University Hospitals Reaches $1 Billion Campaign Goal

University Hospitals (UH) announced it has achieved its Discover the Difference Campaign goal of $1 billion one year earlier than expected with a...

Dec 05, 2012, 10:00 ET

University Hospitals Case Medical Center Awarded Elite Distinction as a 2012 Leapfrog Top Hospital

 University Hospitals (UH) Case Medical Center is the only Northeast Ohio hospital selected as a Top Hospital out of nearly 1,200...

Dec 05, 2012, 08:00 ET

Harrington Discovery Institute at University Hospitals Case Medical Center Announces Grant Funding to Physician-Scientists at Major Academic Medical Centers to Support New Drug Development

 The Harrington Discovery Institute at University Hospitals Case Medical Center has announced the recipients of the inaugural grant program...

Oct 31, 2012, 07:00 ET

Stereotactic Radiosurgery Shows Promise for Kidney Cancer

A first-of-its-kind clinical trial conducted at University Hospitals (UH) Case Medical Center Seidman Cancer Center has shown encouraging results...