Cleveland Clinic Study Identifies Weight-Loss Threshold for Cardiovascular and Survival Benefits in Patients with Obesity and Diabetes

A Cleveland Clinic study shows that 5 to 10 percent of surgically induced weight loss is associated with improved life expectancy and cardiovascular health. In comparison, about 20 percent weight loss is necessary to observe similar benefits with a non-surgical treatment. The findings also show that metabolic surgery may contribute health benefits that are independent … Read More

Cleveland Clinic Appoints Conor Delaney, M.D., Ph.D., as CEO and President of Cleveland Clinic Florida Region

Cleveland Clinic has named Conor Delaney, M.D., Ph.D., as President and CEO of the Cleveland Clinic Florida region, effective Oct. 15, 2020. Delaney will oversee a region that includes five hospitals, a state-of-the-art research center and numerous outpatient centers located in five counties across Southeast Florida. “Dr. Delaney’s accomplishments and leadership experience will further advance … Read More

Media Resources and Information for Sept. 29th Presidential Debate

Case Western Reserve University and Cleveland Clinic Provide Update on Campus Changes during First 2020 Presidential Debate Thursday, September 24, 2020: On Sept. 29, Cleveland Clinic and Case Western Reserve University (CWRU) are hosting the first Presidential Debate of 2020 at our shared Sheila and Eric Samson Pavilion at the Health Education Campus. We are … Read More

NIH Funds Research into Differences in Glioblastoma between Males and Females

A team led by researchers from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and Cleveland Clinic’s Lerner Research Institute has secured $10.4 million over five years from the National Institutes of Health/National Cancer Institute to explore at the molecular level the differences in glioblastoma between males and females. The researchers will delve into the genetics, … Read More

Cleveland Clinic’s 2020 Medical Innovation Summit to Focus on ‘The Future of Healthcare: Digital Transformation’

Cleveland Clinic’s Medical Innovation Summit will be held virtually with complimentary registration on Tuesday, Oct. 6, allowing participants from around the globe to join the annual event. With a focus on the adoption of virtual care and other digital health initiatives, the one-day summit brings together speakers and leaders from organizations that span the health … Read More

National Institute on Aging Awards $3.3 Million to Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health to Establish Nevada Exploratory Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center

Las Vegas: The National Institute on Aging at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) has awarded a grant expected to total $3.3 million to Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health to establish the Nevada exploratory Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center (NVeADRC). The three-year award, which is the first of its kind to be presented … Read More