CVRI Retreat

We would like to extend a thank you to all of the attendees of the 2017 Cardiovascular Research Institute Retreat. This year’s retreat featured the themes of vascular biology and inflammation and show-cased the accomplishments of cardiovascular research labs at Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center and Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine.

We would like to extend an additional thanks to all of our speakers at this year's event:

  • Kathleen Martin, Ph.D.: Yale University
  • Gary Owens, Ph.D.: University of Virginia
  • Aaron Proweller, Ph.D., M.D.: Case Western Reserve University
  • Jonathan Smith, Ph.D.: Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine
  • Yunmei Wang, Ph.D.: Case Western Reserve University

Congratulations to all of this year's poster winners:

  1. Oral Poster Presentation: David Sweet, MSTP Student, Case Western Reserve University (Mukesh Jain Lab)
  2. Oral Poster Presentation: Timothy Mead, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Fellow, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine (Suneel Apte Lab)
  3. 1st place: Xu Han, Graduate Student, Case Western Reserve University (Marvin Nieman Lab)
  4. 2nd place: Yehe Liu, Graduate Student, Case Western Reserve University (Michiko Watanabe Lab)
  5. 3rd place: Nelson Hsieh, MSTP Student, Case Western Reserve University (Mukesh Jain Lab)

Congratulations to the winners of the 1st Digital Art Competition, sponsored by the Harrington Heart and Vascular Institute at University Hospitals, Cleveland Medical Center:

  1. 1st place: Leah Zagore, Graduate Student, Case Western Reserve University (Donny Licatalosi Lab)
  2. 2nd place: Yehe Liu, Graduate Student, Case Western Reserve University (Michiko Watanabe Lab)

We look forward to seeing all attendees again at the 2018 Cardiovascular Research Institute Retreat. This event will be held on Thursday October 19 2018 from 8:00am- 4:00pm in the Wolstein Research Building at Case Western Reserve University.