Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine

of Case Western Reserve University

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Established as a partnership between Cleveland Clinic and Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine is a unique medical school program that sets standards for the training of physician investigators through innovative approaches to the integration of basic science, research and clinical medicine.






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.



CCLCM 10 Year History


CCLCM Featured in National Geographic

Neil Mehta, MBBS, MS, Professor of Medicine and Associate Dean for Curricular Affairs, and James B. Young, MD, Professor of Medicine and Chief Academic Officer of Cleveland Clinic, were interviewed by National Geographic for an article entitled “Digital cadavers are replacing real ones. But should they?”, published
Dec. 18, 2018. Learn more and explore our College Newsletter.

Two Faculty Earn Teaching Awards

Congratulations to Valeria (Andrea) Arrossi, MD and Marvin Natowicz, MD, PhD who were recently honored with the inaugural 2018 PLMI CCLCM Teaching Award. Learn more and explore our College Newsletter.

Student Wins Clinical Science Poster Award

Congratulations to James Witten (’19) for winning a Clinical Science Poster Award during the 38th Annual Cleveland Clinic Research Day. Learn more and explore our College Newsletter.

Students Teach Self-Care at Local Conference

Eight CCLCM medical students participated in the Celebrate Sisterhood conference this year by manning a table in the free health screenings section. Learn more and explore our College Newsletter.

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