Home to Cleveland Clinic's laboratory-based, translational and clinical research, LRI is housed in 700,000 square feet of dedicated laboratory and clinical research space on our main campus. Here, our expert team of nearly 2,000 scientists and support personnel pursue inventive solutions to better diagnose, treat and prevent disease in a culture driven by a singular commitment to improving human health.
Lerner Research Institute is cultivating the next generation of biomedical researchers by providing academic services for nearly 250 postdoctoral research fellows, 175+ graduate students and 150+ summer research students. Our team is represented at academic institutions both nationally and internationally, including faculty appointments to several nearby universities: Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland State University, Kent State University and the University of Akron.
To work with such talented people who are here for the same purpose is wonderful. We’re on the same mission together. As a team we all accomplish great things."
Isolating proteins abundant in the brains of Alzheimer’s patients that may be key to preserving cognitive function (Riqiang Yan, PhD, Department of Neurosciences)Learn More
Testing a new drug that could return mutated pulmonary arterial hypertension cells to their normal state (Micheala Aldred, PhD, Genomic Medicine Institute)Learn More
Formation of the Research Center of Excellence in Colon Cancer Metastasis, which aims to improve prevention and treatment through a series of multi-specialty projects (Emina Huang, MD, Digestive Disease Institute and Xiaoxia Li, PhD, Department of Immunology)Learn More
Apply your expertise to uncover new possibilities and pursue the latest treatments in a culture of encouragement that supports you and your ideas. Researchers, scientists, physicians — here, everyone works together with shared curiosity and enthusiasm to improve and stretch the boundaries of healthcare.