Case Western Reserve Researcher Martin Basch Receives 2016 Hartwell Biomedical Research Award

Martin Basch, PhD, assistant professor of otolaryngology—head and neck surgery, has been named a recipient of a 2016 Hartwell Individual Biomedical Research Award. The award helps researchers pursue early-stage, cutting-edge biomedical pediatric research. With the award, Basch will pioneer the study of cell therapies to treat congenital strial deafness, with the goal of restoring hearing.