case western reserve university




exhibit title: Our Presidents


Gregory L. Eastwood

Interim President, Case Western Reserve University , 6/2/2006-6/30/2007

Gregory L. Eastwood


B.A., Albion College, Michigan, 1962

M.D., Western Reserve University, 1966





University Awards

Case Western Reserve University awarded Eastwood the University Medal in recognition of his leadership, dedication and service to the University, to higher education, and to society, 2007.

Case Western Reserve University recognized Eastwood as the first recipient of the Case Western Reserve University Distinguished Alumni Award. The award recognized a graduate who has had significant success in advancing knowledge or contributing to the welfare of humanity because of his education at CWRU, and who has worked toward supporting the mission and vision of CWRU, 2007.



Staff Physician, Gastroenterology Service and Clinical Investigation Service, U.S. Naval Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1972-1974

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, 1974-1977

Assistant Chief, Medical Service and Chief of Gastroenterology, West Roxbury Veterans Administration Hospital, Massachusetts, 1974-1977

Associate in Medicine, Peter Bent Brigham Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, 1974-1977

Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, 1977-1982

Director, Gastroenterology Division, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 1977-1989

Professor of Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 1982-1989

Associate Dean of Admission, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 1985-1989

Dean, School of Medicine, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Georgia, 1989-1992

President, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, New York, 1993-2006

Trustee, Case Western Reserve University, 2003-2006, 2008-

Director, Inamori International Center for Ethics and Excellence, Case Western Reserve University, 2007-2008


Information was compiled by staff of the Case Western Reserve University Archives, March 2007.