April 2018

Bob and Corrine Frick
     
 

A generous gift to save hearts and lives

Philanthropists Bob and Corrine Frick recently committed $18 million to The Ohio State University Heart and Vascular Center. With this gift, they will establish a state-of-the-art center for heart failure and arrhythmia.

Their goal is to have a major impact in the lab and at the bedside. They aim to transform the care that patients receive and influence lives of the future for decades to come.

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Love for Puerto Rico

person using app

Laura Tavera, a first-year student studying animal sciences, is determined to make a difference for Puerto Rico — her hurricane damaged nation. And she's doing so without even leaving Ohio's capital city.

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Applying innovation to the opioid crisis

Bruce McPheron

Executive Vice President and Provost Bruce McPheron recently announced the $1 million Opioid Innovation Fund. With this fund, the university is leveraging partnerships and connections across Ohio to help search for solutions to this devastating crisis.

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