Accelerating Breakthrough Discoveries into Medicines


Harrington Scholar-Innovators work with a team of experts like Dr. Mukesh Jain, who lead the nation in pharmaceutical discovery and research.

Mukesh K. Jain M.D, Scientific Director, Harrington Discovery Institute

Harrington Discovery Institute Strives to Accelerate Breakthrough Discoveries into New Medicines

The Harrington Discovery Institute at University Hospitals in Cleveland, Ohio — part of The Harrington Project for Discovery & Development — is an international initiative dedicated to physician-scientists. Our programs are designed to support and encourage bright, innovative physician researchers who want to help expand and improve the range of medications available to patients. The Harrington Discovery Institute is also dedicated to the creation of a more productive process for drug discovery and translation to the commercial sector.

The Harrington Project was launched in February 2012 with the generous support of the Harrington Family.

Harrington Discovery Institute’s programs include:

Harrington Discovery Institute 2014-2015

2014-2015 Exploring New Directions

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A National Network of Experts to Provide Groundbreaking Expertise

Harrington Discovery Institute physician-scientists are linked into a unique network of experts and resources that provide a high level of technical and commercial support. This network includes:

  • Harrington Discovery Institute Management, including experts in science, medicine and drug development
  • Scientific Advisory Board, comprising some of the nation’s most accomplished scientific innovators
  • Innovation Support Center provides powerful resources to physician-scientists, including drug development infrastructure and financial support, to accelerate development of innovative therapies.
  • BioMotiv, a mission-aligned commercial development company, addresses the current pharmaceutical funding gap for early stage development projects through an innovative business model and provides a novel link between academic projects and late stage commercialization partners.

For More Information About The Harrington Project

To learn more about the revolutionary programs provided by Harrington Discovery Institute and its affiliated network, please email us at or call 216-983-3472.