What is an academic medical center and why does it matter to
Western New York? The UB Alumni Association sponsors a panel
discussion and keynote by James Marks, MD, executive vice president
at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and UB medical school
The University at Buffalo has received a $1.92 million grant
from the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) to
expand the behavioral health workforce in underserved communities
and combat the opioid epidemic in Western New York.
Yu-Ping Chang, PhD, associate professor and associate dean for
research and scholarship in the University at Buffalo School of
Nursing, was named the first School of Nursing Patricia H. and
Richard E. Garman Professor.
A new study by researchers at UB provides a groundbreaking look
at how advance care planning medical orders inform emergency
medical service providers’ experiences involving people with
Researchers from UB and Cardiff University were instrumental in
creating a special themed issue of the quarterly journal Built
Environment focused on food equity, an increasingly important topic
in planning and design disciplines.
Jack Quinan, a noted expert on Frank Lloyd Wright, will deliver
the keynote address for a conference that directs long overdue
attention to Buffalo as the epicenter of the American arts and
Carol Berman knows Cayo Santiago well. She's been doing research
there since 1974 and is among the scientists calling attention to
the island, home to a unique free-ranging population of rhesus
monkeys and the researchers charged with their care in the
aftermath of Hurricane Maria.
Three University at Buffalo projects have received funding from
the Genome, Environment and Microbiome Community of Excellence
(GEM) to create new and innovative ways to educate and engage
teachers and the public in genetics.