The School of Medicine Earns the 2014 Fundraising Triple Crown!
Congratulations to the School of Medicine which has set three new records in FY14, earning itself the Triple Crown in university fundraising! Thank you to all of the donors and friends who so generously support the school and its endeavors.
Krzysztof Palczewski, PhD, chair of the Department of Pharmacology, receives the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology's (ARVO) Friedenwald Award
Krzysztof Palczewski, PhD, recently received the award, which recognizes outstanding research in the basic or clinical sciences as applied to ophthalmology. Palczewski earned the award for playing a key role in fundamental discoveries focused on the biochemistry of phototransduction and retinoid metabolism.
CWRU, UH announce collaborative fundraising initiative for Adolescent and Young Adult cancer
Announcement comes as Char and Chuck Fowler make third major gift to help defeat the disease, inspiring an anonymous donor to commit $5 million as well.
Professors James M. Lieberman, MD [MED ‘74], and Belinda Yen-Lieberman, PhD, announce $1 million scholarship commitment
In announcing the decision with his wife, Belinda Yen-Lieberman, to commit $1 million to the School of Medicine, Jim Lieberman (MED ’74) acknowledges gratitude to every person who played a role in his pursuit of medicine as a profession.
Still, one individual stands out among them all: John L. “Jack” Caughey, Jr., MD.