Lerner Research Institute

Home to basic, translational and clinical research at Cleveland Clinic,
a top U.S. hospital.



Researchers Discover Young-Onset Colorectal Cancer Mortality Hot and Cold Spots

Dr. Schmit and colleagues identified geographic hot and cold spots of young-onset colorectal cancer mortality in the United States in order to highlight regions for further investigation and future preventive interventions.

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New Global Center for Pathogen & Human Health Research Paving the Way for National Pandemic Research Participation

Cleveland Clinic researchers to participate in NIH consortium focused on antiviral drug development

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Dr. Thaddeus Stappenbeck Appointed to the Sherwick Endowed Chair in Inflammation and Immunity

The Sherwick Endowed Chair provides impactful research opportunities to improve understanding of the immune system and inflammatory diseases and develop better preventive and therapeutic responses

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Institute News

New Global Center for Pathogen and Human Health Research

The Global Center for Pathogen and Human Health Research will bring together a research team to broaden understanding of viral pathogens and the human immune response toward preparing and protecting against future public health threats.


Accelerating Discoveries to Patients

Working together with Cleveland Clinic physicians, our scientists are discovering the treatments of tomorrow. While many spend their days working at the laboratory bench, their inspiration can be found at the patient bedside.

Morgenthaler Symposium

Oct. 13 - 14, 2022

An all-expenses paid opportunity for select PhD student to attend, present and learn about Cleveland Clinic postdoctoral positions.


Education & Training

Postdoctoral Program

Train on the cutting-edge of research and join our thriving postdoc association.

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Molecular Medicine PhD Program

Earn your PhD through our unique program that combines basic science and medical knowledge.

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Graduate Programs

Earn your PhD through our joint program with local universities.

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