Student Spotlight: Joe Mauch

As a fifth-year student applying for a residency in internal medicine, with hopes of specializing in cardiology or critical care medicine, Joe Mauch (’23) has found his experience at CCLCM to be a whirlwind, filled with great learning experiences and wonderful friendships. “CCLCM attracts amazing people who you get to know so well and who … Read More

Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine Presents the 7th Annual Story Slam

More than 100 students, faculty and friends were invited to gather on Oct. 12 for Story Slam, an annual Medical Humanities tradition that showcases narrative talent of medical students from the Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine University and College programs. The evening’s opening performance was a rendition of Pachelbel’s Canon in D performed … Read More

Class of 2027 Students Show Off School Colors

As is tradition, faculty member Bret Lashner, MD, Professor of Medicine, and Christina Lindenmeyer, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, encourage their first-year students to wear their undergraduate school colors on the last day of class before the Ohio State vs. Michigan football game, Nov. 26. Not only does this event give our Lerner College of … Read More

Student Spotlight: Joshua Gallop

A key question when selecting a medical school is asking yourself if the school is the right fit. When Josh Gallop (’23) discovered the Lerner College of Medicine on an online discussion forum, he became intrigued by its small class size and full year of research. As he learned more, he became increasingly enamored with … Read More

From the Dean’s Desk | Kudos to Our Faculty

At the Lerner College of Medicine, we are fortunate to have a large number of outstanding faculty who are involved directly in educating our students. These curriculum leaders, longitudinal preceptors and problem-based learning facilitators not only provide students with clinical and research experience but also sustain their curiosity about science and medicine. Teaching students to … Read More

Regional Conference Attracts Hundreds of Underrepresented Minority Students Interested in Medical Education

In a positive shift toward diversity, equity and inclusivity in medicine, underrepresented minorities led a surge in medical school applications and enrollment across the country during 2021. According to the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC), the number of students who self-identified as Black or African American increased by 21% from the prior year and … Read More

Career Advisors Help Students Shape Their Career Path

As someone who went through medical school without having a career counselor at her disposal, Stacey Jolly, MD, appreciates that her position as Director of Career Advising at the Lerner College of Medicine helps ease the students’ transition from medical school to residency. She aims to provide perspective to students based on her own experiences: … Read More

A Patient’s Gift

Patients don’t often participate in a classroom session, but Angelique Cogar and her 17-year-old daughter Lexi have been coming to the Fundamentals of Molecular Medicine class for years to share with first-year students their experience living with an ion channel disease. Ion channel diseases are linked to defects in proteins, and people with one of … Read More

Dr. Marissa Hand Earns Top Resident Teacher Award

Congratulations to PGY1 resident Marissa Hand, MD, who has earned the Top Resident Teacher Clerkship Award for the Ob/Gyn Clerkship within the Women’s Health Institute, July through September 2022.   Under the leadership of Ob/Gyn Clerkship Directors Diane Young, MD, Assistant Professor of Ob-Gyn & Reproductive Biology, and Stacie Jhaveri, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor of Ob-Gyn … Read More