National Cancer Institute Awards $2.8 Million to Cleveland Clinic to Study Balance of Ecological and Evolutionary Contributors to Cancer

Jacob Scott, M.D., Ph.D., a physician researcher from Cleveland Clinic’s Department of Translational Hematology and Oncology Research, recently received a $2.8 million grant from the National Cancer Institute, part of the National Institutes of Health, to study how ecological and evolutionary mechanisms contribute to lung cancer development and progression, and how the interplay between these … Read More

Cleveland Clinic Names Thomas Mroz, M.D., Chair of its Orthopaedic & Rheumatologic Institute

Cleveland Clinic announced the appointment of Thomas E. Mroz, M.D., as chair of its Orthopaedic & Rheumatologic Institute, beginning Jan. 1, 2020. In this capacity, Dr. Mroz will oversee more than 478 caregivers and 125 staff physicians who comprise Cleveland Clinic’s Orthopaedic & Rheumatologic Institute. Dr. Mroz currently serves as the director of the Center … Read More

NIH Awards Cleveland Clinic $12 Million to Study Link Between Gut Microbes, Heart Disease 

The National Institutes of Health has awarded more than $12 million to Cleveland Clinic researchers to study the critical link between gut microbial pathways and the development of cardiometabolic diseases. The team is led by Stanley Hazen, M.D., Ph.D, director of Cleveland Clinic’s Center for Microbiome & Human Health. Cardiometabolic diseases encompasses cardiovascular conditions like … Read More

Cleveland Clinic Performs Its First Purely Laparoscopic Living Donor Surgery for Liver Transplant

  Cleveland Clinic has successfully performed the Midwest’s first purely laparoscopic living donor surgery for liver transplantation in an adult recipient. The advanced procedure is available at only a few hospitals worldwide, and Cleveland Clinic is the second U.S. academic medical center to offer this approach for living donor liver transplantation. Unlike open surgery that … Read More

League, Cleveland Clinic Collaborate to Make Employees Healthier Across North America

LAS VEGAS: League Inc. and Cleveland Clinic are collaborating to offer employees across North America a more proactive and impactful healthcare experience, by leveraging League’s health benefits experience (HBXTM) technology and Cleveland Clinic’s extensive clinical expertise to improve health outcomes. League, North America’s leading enterprise health operating system, provides a single access hub for employees … Read More

Cleveland Clinic Study Finds Functional Medicine Model is Associated with Improvements in Health-Related Quality of Life

In the first retrospective cohort study of the functional medicine model, Cleveland Clinic researchers found that functional medicine was associated with improvements in health-related quality of life.  The study was published today in the Journal of the American Medical Association Network Open. The two-year study examined 1,595 patients treated in Cleveland Clinic’s Center for Functional … Read More