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Cleveland Clinic Lerner Research Institute

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Headquarters: Cleveland, OH


Integrated Research Community on the Campus of the World-Renowned Cleveland Clinic

•The Lerner Research Institute (LRI) is home to Cleveland Clinic’s laboratory, translational and clinical research.

•Comprises nearly 2,000 researchers and support personnel, including principal investigators, junior faculty, and postdoctoral fellows.

Research opportunities are continually available in basic, translational and clinical science.

•Students in PhD partnership programs with Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland State University, Kent State University and the University of Akron conduct research in LRI.

•On-site Molecular Medicine PhD Program partnership with Case Western Reserve University offers unique educational opportunities.

•Ranks within the top five research institutes nationally for NIH funding, with federal grants exceeding $98 million.

•Research faculty participate in curriculum development and teach students in the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University.

Research Education Office provides trainee support services and career development programs.

•More than 20 scientific core services provide unique access to state-of-the art technology and shared instrumentation. Diversity council creates an inclusive, safe, and welcoming workplace.

Research departments include Biomedical Engineering, Cancer Biology, Cellular and Molecular Medicine, Genomic Medicine, Immunology, Molecular Cardiology, Molecular Genetics, Neurosciences, Ophthalmic Research, Pathobiology, Quantitative Health Sciences, Stem Cell Biology & Regenerative Medicine, and Translational Hematology & Oncology Research.

Disease-specific research areas include allergic & immunologic, cancer, cardiovascular, eye, infectious disease, metabolic, musculoskeletal and neurologic.