The Lansing C. Hoskins Education and Research Fund


The University Hospitals Division of Gastroenterology and Liver Disease, supported by The Lansing C. Hoskins Education and Research Fund, proudly announces a program to promote and support new research initiatives in digestive diseases undertaken by fellows and junior faculty. The primary goal of the program is to provide awardees with initial funds to develop new digestive health related research initiatives leading to robust careers and to new advances in understanding, treating and preventing digestive diseases.

Limited awards of up to $5,000/year will be made and projects should be completed upon graduation for fellow recipients or within two years for junior faculty. Awards are intended to support regulatory start-up, research costs, and data collection. It is expected that the results will be presented to divisional faculty and fellows. The project may also be used to provide preliminary data for applications for larger research grants in areas related to digestive diseases. For additional endowment details, click here.

How to Give
Dr. Hoskins founded this endowment with the expectation that it will continue to grow with contributions from trainee alumni, faculty and grateful patients so that its income will become a major source of discretionary support for the training and research missions of the Division of Gastroenterology & Liver Disease. Please consider supporting this training endowment program by following the instructions for online donation listed below or by mailing your donation via check to:

Deborah Safranek
Director of Alumni Relations and Development
School of Medicine
Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH 44106-7285

Include “The Lansing C. Hoskins Research Program” in the memo field.

Instructions for Making Your Donation to the Endowment Online
1. Access the Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine Giving Form by clicking here.
2. Once in the form:
a. Under the Designations section click “I would like to give to a specific area at the School of Medicine.”
b. Enter the amount you are donating in the gift amount section.
c. Under the Special Instructions section, type “The Lansing C. Hoskins Education and Research Fund“ in the text box.
3. Proceed to donor and billing information sections.