Two Cleveland Researchers Receive NIH’s Outstanding Investigator Award

Mukesh K. Jain, MD, a cardiologist and the chief scientific officer at University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center and the Harrington Discovery Institute, received a $6.7 million dollar outstanding investigator award from the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute to study age-related cardiovascular risks. Sanford Markowitz, MD, PhD, an oncologist from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, received the same award from the National Cancer Institute to study colon cancer.