Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine

of Case Western Reserve University



   
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The Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine was established as a program of Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine. CCLCM trains students to become physician investigators, integrating basic science, research and clinical medicine.

In 2019, Cleveland Clinic and CWRU will open its new Health Education Campus, where medical, nursing, dental medicine and physician assistant students will engage in collaborative, interprofessional learning. Find out how we’re building the future of health education.

 

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The curriculum is centered around problem-based learning, with no formal lectures, grades or class rankings. We are seeking students who desire to be expert in clinical practice and to further the frontiers of medical scientific inquiry.
Our students are curious, self-directed and demon-
strate skills for critical thinking.
Explore close mentoring from a faculty culled from more than 3,000 Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists.



 

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Student Alice Tzeng helps secure $1.7 million in research grants

10/10/2019
Alice Tzeng (’21) helped draft a cutting-edge research proposal for BRCA-related cancer research under the mentorship of Principal Investigator Charis Eng, MD, PhD, Professor of Genetics and Genome Sciences, and Chairman of the Genomic Medicine Institute, for which the Gray Foundation has committed $1.6 million over five years. Learn more and explore our College Newsletter.


Students on medical mission trip aim to reduce barriers to care

9/27/2019
This year, the Peru Health Outreach Project (PHOP) team arrived in Peru’s Chincha region in mid-June, spending two weeks staffing the local clinic and running a health fair. Learn more and explore our College Newsletter.


Students Celebrated at 11th Annual Clinician Ceremony

9/20/2019
Before entering their third-year clerkship program, the Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine Class of 2021 and CCLCM Class of 2022 were honored at the 11th annual Student Clinician Ceremony on July 1. Learn more and explore our College Newsletter.


Cadavers get new life in unique medical curriculum in US

9/10/2019
Virtual reality is playing a big role in many fields. And now, it’s showing up at one medical clinic in the United States. Learn more.


A year of Making History

8/21/2019
At the 11th state-of-the-college address in August, Associate Professor of Medicine and Executive Dean Bud Isaacson, MD, opened the address by acknowledging the many contributions of Case Western Reserve University partners; the Admissions and Student Affairs team; physician advisors; faculty and administrative support team; and all the deans. Learn more and explore our College Newsletter.


Dr. Benjamin Abelson receives award for humanistic medicine

7/26/2019
Cleveland Clinic urology resident Benjamin Abelson, MD (‘14), recently won the Cleveland Clinic Bruce Hubbard Stewart Award for Humanistic Medicine. This award recognizes physicians who combine scientific skills, compassion and sensitivity toward patients. Learn more and explore our College Newsletter.


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