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2014-01-15 16:23:27

CLEVELAND, Jan. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- University Hospitals (UH) and Robinson Health System, Inc., which operates Robinson Memorial Hospital, have signed a letter of intent to fully integrate Robinson Memorial with the University Hospitals health system, officials announced today. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140115/CL47141 ) "We completed a very comprehensive process to evaluate potential organizations that could best support our mission to provide high-quality,...

2014-01-09 12:18:35

UH Case Medical Center one of US and European clinical trial sites showing marked improvements for sleep apnea sufferers Results published in a new study in the Jan. 9 issue of the New England Journal of Medicine report that mild electronic stimulation therapy to the upper airway during sleep is effective in reducing obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). In the Stimulation Therapy for Apnea Reduction (The STAR Trial) study, researchers tested an implantable electronic stimulation device called...

2013-11-21 16:27:16

CLEVELAND, Nov. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Jonathan Stamler, MD, Director of the Harrington Discovery Institute at University Hospitals (UH) Case Medical Center, has received the 2013 American Heart Association Distinguished Scientist Award at the association's annual conference in Dallas, TX. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131121/CL22174) This prestigious honor, the highest bestowed by the American Heart Association, recognizes individuals whose work has significantly...

2013-10-16 16:25:58

UH Case Medical Center and Case Western Reserve School of Medicine Recruit Mayo Clinic's Soon Park, MD. CLEVELAND, Oct. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- University Hospitals (UH) Case Medical Center and Case Western Reserve University (CWRU) School of Medicine announce that internationally renowned cardiothoracic surgeon, Soon J. Park, MD, has joined the two institutions. Dr. Park will serve as the Chief of Cardiac Surgery at UH Case Medical Center, Co-director of the UH Harrington Heart...

2013-07-16 08:29:36

Named to Prestigious Lists in all 12 Methodology-Ranked Specialties CLEVELAND, July 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- University Hospitals (UH) Case Medical Center is one of only 18 hospitals in the country to have been named to U.S. News & World Report's most exclusive rankings list: the Best Hospitals 2013-14 Honor Roll. The annual U.S. News Best Hospitals rankings, now in their 24th year, recognize hospitals that excel in treating the most complex cases. This year's Honor Roll...

2013-07-02 08:25:39

CLEVELAND, July 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Case Western Reserve University has signed an exclusive worldwide licensing agreement granting University Hospitals (UH) Case Medical Center rights to a series of diagnostic tests to determine drug resistance and co-receptor tropism in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). The phenotypic and genotypic HIV tests (or assays) were invented by Eric Arts, PhD, Professor of Medicine in the Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine at...

2012-07-20 02:22:08

CLEVELAND, July 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- University Hospitals Case Medical Center was recognized today as a national model for quality care as the recipient of the 2012 American Hospital Association-McKesson Quest for Quality Prize. The prestigious award named UH Case Medical Center the top hospital in the nation for its leadership and innovation in quality improvement and safety. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click:...

2012-07-16 23:02:33

Named to Prestigious Lists in all 12 Methodology-Ranked Specialties Cleveland, OH (PRWEB) July 17, 2012 University Hospitals (UH) Case Medical Center has once again been named one of the nation's top hospitals, according to U.S. News & World Report´s annual Best Hospitals rankings. UH Case Medical Center was ranked in all 12 methodology-ranked specialties and in the Top 20 in four specialties - Cancer, Gastroenterology, Ear, Nose & Throat, and Orthopaedics. The recent data...

2012-06-01 23:02:30

First Distinguished Scholar publishes cancer research in prestigious physician-scientist journal. Cleveland, Ohio (PRWEB) June 01, 2012 University Hospitals (UH) Case Medical Center´s Harrington Discovery Institute has launched a new program aimed at supporting physician-scientists seeking to move their research into therapies that will improve patients´ lives. Goutham Narla, MD, PhD, formerly at The Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York, has been named the first Harrington...

2012-06-01 10:22:17

CLEVELAND, June 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- University Hospitals (UH) Case Medical Center's Harrington Discovery Institute has launched a new program aimed at supporting physician-scientists seeking to move their research into therapies that will improve patients' lives. Goutham Narla, MD, PhD, formerly at The Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York, has been named the first Harrington Distinguished Scholar (Early Career Award). Dr. Narla's research includes the identification and...