Research Years

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University Hospitals

Dudley P. Allen Scholarship

The Dudley P. Allen Scholarship is a two-year research program that includes animal, basic science and clinical research opportunities. There is extensive interaction with Case Western Reserve University researchers in the Department of Biomedical Engineering, Case Center for Imaging Research and the Departments of Pathology and Microbiology. Current research includes:

  • Abdominal wall reconstruction
  • Minimally invasive surgery
  • Colorectal outcomes research
  • Surgical oncology
  • Endoscopy
  • Natural Orifice Translumenal Endoscopic Surgery (NOTES)
  • Vascular surgery

MetroHealth Medical Center

Richard B. Fratianne Scholarship

The Richard B. Fratianne Scholarship is a two-year research program. This scholarship gives residents experience in trauma and critical-care-based outcomes research as well as surgical infections.

Off-Site Research

Our residents have received funded opportunities at places such as Cleveland Clinic (colorectal basic science and vascular surgery) and the Burn and Shock Trauma Research Institute of Loyola University Chicago.