CWRU community members named Homegrown Heroes

Four members of the Case Western Reserve University community were selected for’s Homegrown Heroes honor, which recognized individuals who are making an economic impact in Cleveland. They are:

  • Jill Byrne, a PhD candidate in nursing, in the medical innovation category;
  • Anant Madabhushi, the F. Alex Nason Professor II of Biomedical Engineering, in the artificial intelligence category;
  • Sanford Markowitz, the Ingalls Professor of Cancer Genetics, in the academic research category; and
  • Paul Tesar, professor in the Department of Genetics and Genome Sciences, in the academic research category.

In total, 11 individuals were honored with the awards at a ceremony held last month. Learn more about the awards.