Drugs stimulate body’s stem cells to replace the brain cells lost in multiple sclerosis
A pair of topical medicines already alleviating skin conditions may prove to have another, even more compelling use: instructing stem cells in the brain to reverse damage caused by multiple sclerosis.
Brian Cobb, PhD, Awarded the Hartwell Foundation 2014 Individual Biomedical Research Award
Honoring researchers whose work is compelling, transformative, and innovative, the Hartwell Foundation's Individual Biomedical Research Award recognizes those at the cutting edge. This year, Brian Cobb, PhD has been chosen as one of 12 national awardees.
SOM Faculty Takes on Toxic Stress
The symposium, held this past December, was hosted by the Guardian Ad Litem Project of the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association with the goal of educating legal professionals about the science and medicine of toxic stress in children – including how best to treat those affected.
Strategic Plan 2013
The School of Medicine recently completed a 5-year strategic plan. Goals, strategies, and implementation plans have been finalized and integrated with the University Strategic Plan. Please visit the SOM Strategic Plan website and contact us if you have questions or ideas.