Cleveland Clinic Receives the Governor’s Inclusive Employer Award

COLUMBUS, Ohio: Yesterday, Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities (OOD) announced Cleveland Clinic as the 2021 Governor’s Inclusive Employer Award winner for its commitment to individuals with disabilities in the workplace and being a leader of diversity and inclusion best practices in Ohio. Moments after taking the oath of office, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine signed Executive … Read More

Cleveland Clinic and Brooks Automation Open State-of-the-Art BioRepository in Fairfax Neighborhood

Cleveland Clinic and Brooks Automation have opened a biorepository that will increase the storage capacity for biologic samples at Cleveland Clinic, while enhancing researchers’ study of human tissue samples to more rapidly translate laboratory discoveries into new treatments for patients. Located on Cedar Avenue in Cleveland’s Fairfax neighborhood, the Cleveland Clinic BioRepository is the first … Read More

Cleveland Clinic Researcher Receives Prestigious NIH Director’s Pioneer Award

Michaela Gack, Ph.D., scientific director of Cleveland Clinic’s Florida Research and Innovation Center, has received a National Institutes of Health (NIH) Director’s Pioneer Award to support her research toward the development of broad-spectrum antiviral drugs. The prestigious grant is part of NIH’s High-Risk, High-Reward Research Program, which funds highly innovative research with the potential for … Read More

Five-Year Data Confirm Cleveland Clinic Comprehensive Heart Attack Protocol Improves Survival, Reduces Disparities Between Men and Women

A five-year follow-up study confirms that a Cleveland Clinic-developed protocol improved outcomes for the most severe type of heart attacks – not only reducing mortality in both men and women, but eliminating or reducing the gender disparities in care and outcomes typically seen in these cardiac events. The study was published today in European Heart … Read More

Cleveland Clinic Study Suggests Steroid Nasal Sprays May Help Improve Outcomes in Severe COVID-19 Disease

A recent Cleveland Clinic study found that patients who regularly use steroid nasal sprays are less likely to develop severe COVID-19-related disease, including a 20 to 25% lower risk of hospitalization, ICU admission and mortality. The study was published in Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In Practice. Joe Zein, M.D, Ph.D., a pulmonologist at … Read More

Vision of Hope: $1 Million Gift from TransDigm Group Helps Cleveland Clinic Expand Sight-Saving Eye Care Services to Local Children in Need

This school year, TransDigm Group (NYSE: TDG) is teaming up with Cleveland Clinic to put at-risk children on the path to better vision. The aerospace company has donated $1 million to Cleveland Clinic’s Vision First program, a community outreach initiative that provides free comprehensive vision screenings and eye examinations to local elementary students from a … Read More

Cleveland Clinic Children’s Study Shows Healthy Diets Reduce Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Overweight Children

A Cleveland Clinic-led research team found that statistically overweight children who followed a healthy eating pattern significantly improved weight and reduced a variety of  cardiovascular disease risks. The study, which published today in the Journal of Clinical Pediatrics, paired parents and children together throughout trial. According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, obesity … Read More

Cleveland Clinic Launches Center for Young-Onset Colorectal Cancer

Cleveland Clinic has established a center focused on the diagnosis, care, and research of young-onset colorectal cancer. According to the National Cancer Institute, cases of colorectal cancer in patients under age 50 have grown by more than 50% since the 1990s. Colorectal cancer is the third leading cause of cancer-related deaths and the third most … Read More