Paul J. Tesar, PhD, Appointed to the Dr. Donald and Ruth Weber Goodman Professorship in Innovative Cancer Therapeutics
The medical school community gathered February 27 to honor Paul J. Tesar, PhD [CWR’03], as appointee to the Dr. Donald and Ruth Weber Goodman Professorship in Innovative Cancer Therapeutics
Distinguished University Professor, renowned scientist Richard Hanson passes away
Distinguished University Professor Richard W. Hanson, a world-renowned scientist deeply revered by his students and colleagues, died Friday after a long and courageous battle with cancer. He was 78. Dubbed by one scientific publication as the “maestro of metabolism,” he achieved remarkable breakthroughs in molecular biology and biochemistry, and at the same time inspired and nurtured legions in classrooms, laboratories, lecture halls and pretty much anywhere else someone sought support, insight and wise advice.
Anthony J. Wynshaw-Boris, MD, PhD, Named James H. Jewell, MD [MED’34] Professor of Genetics
On February 6, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine celebrated the appointment of Department of Genetics and Genome Sciences Chair Anthony J. Wynshaw-Boris, MD, PhD [GRS’84, MED’87] to the James H. Jewell, MD [MED’34] Professorship in Genetics.
School of Medicine Strategic Plan Implementation
The School of Medicine has been in the process of updating the Strategic Plan to better reflect new goals and objectives for the next five years, aligning itself with the overall University plan. Dean Pamela Davis will be hosting Town Hall meetings in February to discuss the goals and implementation.